Newmont Announces New Board Member
Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) (Newmont or the Company)
announced the election of René Médori, to the Board of Directors, by the
stockholders at the Company’s Annual Meeting of Stockholders held on
April 25, 2018.
Mr. Médori has significant financial and commercial expertise from
capital intensive businesses, supplying products to the oil refining,
steel and mining industries and experience in international finance in
the UK, Europe and the US. Mr. Médori currently serves as senior
independent director and audit committee chair of Petrofac Ltd., and on
the boards of Cobham plc and Vinci. He formerly served as finance
director at Anglo American plc and the BOC Group plc, and as a
non-executive director at Anglo Platinum Limited, De Beers, SSE plc, and
AngloGold Ashanti. He was awarded a doctorate in economics and degrees
in finance and economics from the Université de Paris-Dauphine, France,
and completed the Financial Management Programme at the Graduate School
of Business, Stanford University.
“René’s deep experience in the global energy and mining industries will
be a valuable asset to Newmont. We are honored to have him join our
Board as a financial expert and member of our Audit Committee,” said
Noreen Doyle, Chair of Newmont’s Board of Directors.
Newmont is a leading gold and copper producer. The Company’s operations
are primarily in the United States, Australia, Ghana, Peru and Suriname.
Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and was
named the mining industry leader by the Dow Jones Sustainability World
Index in 2015, 2016 and 2017. The Company is an industry leader in value
creation, supported by its leading technical, environmental, social and
safety performance. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly
traded since 1925.
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Source: Newmont Mining Corporation