AEM (NYSE and TSX)
June 26, 2012
Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited
(NYSE: AEM) (TSX: AEM) ("Agnico-Eagle" or the "Company") announced today that
, Senior Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, is leaving the Company, effective
July 9, 2012
, to assume a similar position with another resource company.
"We want to thank Ammar for his contributions, guidance and friendship during his time with Agnico-Eagle and we wish him success in his new position," said Agnico-Eagle's President and CEO
. "Agnico-Eagle will take the necessary time to identify the best possible candidate to fill this position."
Agnico-Eagle is a long established, Canadian headquartered, gold producer with operations located in
, and exploration and/or development activities in
the United States
. The Company has full exposure to higher gold prices consistent with its policy of no forward gold sales and maintains a corporate strategy based on increasing shareholders exposure to gold, on a per share basis. It has declared a cash dividend for 30 consecutive years.
SOURCE Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited