VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Euro Manganese Inc. (TSX-V/ASX: EMN) (“EMN” or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has hired two senior executives to expand its management team. Fausto Taddei has joined the Company as its Vice President, Corporate Development and Corporate Secretary, and Martina Blahova has joined the Company as Corporate Controller.
EMN President and CEO, Marco Romero, commented: “Following the Company’s successful IPOs on the TSX Venture Exchange and Australian Securities Exchange, we have increased reporting, compliance and governance obligations, as well as increased commercial requirements. Mr. Taddei and Ms. Blahova add significant depth to our administrative and operations teams and will enhance our capacity to manage EMN’s growth."
Mr. Taddei is an experienced financial executive with 30 years of public company experience and many years in the mining industry, including roles as chief financial officer of Nevsun Resources Ltd., Aura Minerals Inc. and Western Canadian Coal Corp. In those capacities, he was involved in the copper, gold and bulk commodities business, with multiple mining operations, and was responsible for financing, treasury functions, off-take arrangements, tax planning as well as public company reporting, compliance and governance matters. Ms. Blahova, who was born and raised in the Czech Republic, is an experienced financial executive with 20 years of public practice and public company experience, and several years in the mining industry, including most recently with SSR Mining Inc. (formerly Silver Standard Resources Inc.), a NASDAQ and a TSX listed company. Her responsibilities included internal and external financial reporting, and financial planning and analysis. Both Mr. Taddei and Ms. Blahova are Chartered Professional Accountants and are based in Vancouver, Canada.
About Euro Manganese Inc.
Euro Manganese Inc. is a Canadian mineral resource company, whose principal focus is advancing the evaluation and development of the Chvaletice Manganese Project, in which it holds a 100% interest. The proposed Project entails re-processing a significant manganese deposit hosted in historic mine tailings, strategically-located in the Czech Republic. The Company's goal is to become a leading, competitive and environmentally superior supplier of ultra-high-purity manganese products, potentially serving both the lithium-ion battery industry, as well as producers of specialty steel and aluminum alloys.
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