Amur Minerals appoints non-executive director
Mr. Naumovski has more than three decades of experience working in Russia, most recently as Vice President and General Director of the Moscow office for Kinross Gold Corporation.
Mr. Naumovski also developed the business of Visa International, serving as Senior Vice President and General Manager Visa International Service Organisation (VISA), CEMEA region.
Additionally, he served as Senior Banker and Head of Mission for the Russian Team of the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) in Moscow.
While at EBRD, he represented the Bank when the Russian Prime Minister's Foreign Investment Advisory Council was first founded.
Mr. Naumovski's first exposure to Russian government contacts and business development came as Commercial Secretary for the Canadian Embassy in Moscow and later Deputy Director for USSR and Eastern Europe for the Canadian Department of External Affairs and International Trade.
He was the lead in the development of three Kinross White Papers for the Russian Government providing approaches to improving the overall business environment for miners.
Mr. Naumovski has a BA (Honours) in Economics and Political Science from the University of Toronto and an MA in International Relations (specialised in Russian / Soviet affairs) from the Norman Patterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. ■