Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) (“Newmont” or the “Company”) announced the appointment of Laurie Brlas as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective September 9, 2013. Ms. Brlas most recently served as Executive Vice President and President of Global Operations for Cliffs Natural Resources (“Cliffs”). In her new role at Newmont, she will oversee the Company’s global finance, business planning, value assurance, tax, treasury, internal audit, supply chain, information technology and investor relations functions.
About NewmontFounded in 1921 and publicly traded since 1925, Newmont is a leading producer of gold and copper. Headquartered in Colorado, the Company has approximately 40,000 employees and contractors, with the majority working at managed operations in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, Peru, Indonesia and Ghana. Newmont is the only gold company listed in the S&P 500 index and in 2007 became the first gold company selected to be part of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Newmont is an industry leader in value creation, supported by its leading technical, environmental, and health and safety performance.