Galane Gold Ltd. has announced that Wayne Hatton-Jones has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Company at the annual and special meeting of shareholders of the company.
Hatton-Jones is currently the Chief Operating Officer of the company and has had over 27 years’ experience in mining and held a number of senior management positions in the mining industry including with Randgold, Gold Ridge Mining, Avocet Mining Plc and Harmony.
Galane Gold Chairman, Ravi Sood said that having worked with Wayne for the last two years “I know that he will be a positive addition to the board and will assist us in our long-term strategy to operate long-life and low-cost gold mines that can produce positive returns for investors across commodity cycles.”
“In addition, on behalf of the board of directors and shareholders of Galane Gold, I would like to thank Charles Byron for his service as a director for the past five years. Charles has played a pivotal role in exploration in Botswana for almost 30 years. In fact, Charles led the team that conducted the critical exploration work that led to the discovery of the Tau ore body and, ultimately, the development of commercial gold mining in Botswana. We are pleased to announce that Charles has agreed to continue to work with us on exploration and other ad-hoc projects.”