ST HELIER, Jersey, Feb. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Caledonia Mining Company Plc (NYSE AMERICAN: CMCL; AIM: CMCL) (“Caledonia” or the “Firm”) pronounces that Mrs Geralda Wildschutt has joined the Board of Administrators of the Firm as an impartial Non-Government Director with quick impact.
Mrs Wildschutt brings a wealth of expertise with 25 years working in social growth and stakeholder administration within the fields of social efficiency, neighborhood relations in mining operations, monetary providers and trade our bodies targeted on accountable mining.
During the last 5 years she has been a guide to Anglo American, Gold Fields, Ivanhoe Mines and South32 on a spread of social efficiency areas, together with social funding, ESG compliance, human rights and social impression assessments, strengthening of neighborhood trusts, capability constructing and methods growth.
Previous to this, Mrs Wildschutt held senior administration roles in social efficiency and sustainability at quite a few firms, together with Gold Fields and Anglo American.
Mrs Wildschutt holds a Grasp of Enterprise Administration from the Enterprise Faculty of the Netherlands, a Grasp of Schooling in Academic Psychology from the College of Cape City and a Bachelor of Arts from the College of Western Cape.
Commenting on Mrs Wildschutt’s appointment, Mr Leigh Wilson, Caledonia’s Chairman, stated:
“I’m delighted to welcome Geralda Wildschutt to Caledonia’s Board. She has vital expertise of working in Africa, in addition to within the fields of sustainability and neighborhood engagement that are each central to our imaginative and prescient of being a socially accountable enterprise. Her experience will show invaluable and my fellow Board members and I very a lot look ahead to working together with her.”
For additional info please contact:
|Caledonia Mining Company Plc
|Tel: +44 1534 679 802
Tel: +44 7817 841793
Adrian Hadden/James Sinclair-Ford
|Tel: +44 20 7220 1751|
Tim Blythe/Megan Ray
|Tel: +44 207 138 3204|
|Tel: +1 917 991 7701
Tel: +1 203 940 2538
Appendix 1 – Present and Earlier Directorships of Mrs Wildschutt and different issues required to be notified in accordance with paragraph (g) of Schedule 2 to the AIM Guidelines
The names of all firms and partnerships of which Mrs Wildschutt has been a director or associate at any time within the earlier 5 years are set out under.
|Maisha Social Options Pty Ltd||2016 to current|
|SAICA ED Pty Ltd||2017 to current|
|The Hope Manufacturing unit||2012 to current|
|Anglo American Namibia Basis||2010 to current|
Mrs Wildschutt’s full title is Mrs Geralda Wildschutt (previously Josephs). She is 52 years outdated.
Mrs Wildschutt holds no shares or share choices within the Firm.
There aren’t any different issues that are required to be introduced pursuant to paragraph (g) of Schedule 2 to the AIM Guidelines.
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