Asiamet Resources appoints Peter John Bird as CEO
Mr. Bird is an experience mining industry executive.
His extensive experience covers technical, management, investment and human resource positions with major companies such as Western Mining Corporation, Merrill Lynch Equities and Newmont Mining.
Mr. Bird has held senior executive roles at Newcrest Mining and Normandy Mining, two of Australia's largest gold producers with substantial operations in Indonesia.
Mr. Bird was most recently the Managing Director of Heemskirk Consolidated Limited, an Australian listed producer of industrial minerals in Canada and previously operator of the Pajingo mine in Australia and the Los Santos mine in Spain.
Over the past three years he has led the feasibility, financing and development of an industrial minerals project in Canada.
Mr. Bird has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Geology from LaTrobe University and is a member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Australian Institute of Company Directors.