Titan Minerals Limited (ASX: TTM) has appointed Barry Bourne to its Board of Directors as a Non-Executive Director.
Mr Bourne is a Geologist(BSc (Hons)) and the Principal Consultant at Terra Resources Pty Ltd which specialises in geophysical survey design, acquisition, processing, modelling, inversion, data integration, interpretation and drill hole targeting.
Titan’s , Non-Executive Chairman, Peter Cook, said this is another transformational appointment for Titan which further again boosts the groups governance and technical capacity as it advances its exploration programmes in Ecuador.
“Barry brings the company a wealth of experience and knowledge in evaluating and prioritising exploration targets.
“We have some ‘tigers by the tail’ in Ecuador and his extensive experience in conducting resource focused exploration will assist us in realising the full potential of our assets in this emerging gold and copper belt in South America.
“Throughout his career, Barry has demonstrated significant exploration success and strong leadership qualities alongside his technical ability. His work with Barrick Gold included six years in-country experience in developing nations (Papua New Guinea, East/West Africa, South America) and three years working on the Carlin trend in the USA.
“Significantly, Barry has advanced knowledge for targeting both epithermal and porphyry mineralidation the likes of that which our prospects in Ecuador have revealed.
“He is an innovator, who has designed, proposed and implemented a full range of initiatives via his experience gained whilst working within the mining industry.
“He was shortlisted for the Australian Innovation Awards in 2012 and was the Advance Global Australian of the Year for Mining and Resources in 2013. He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Geoscientists and is on the technical advisory committee for UWA Centre for Exploration Targeting.”
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