GB Minerals names Damien Forer as interim CFO
Mr. Forer has more than 15 years of accounting, corporate finance and restructuring experience in Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia.
Mr. Forer has over 10 years' experience in public practice which included time spent with Deloitte in Australia and BDO Stoy Hayward in the United Kingdom.
Mr. Forer is a member of both Chartered Professional Accountants British Columbia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. He holds a Bachelor of Accounting degree from Monash University, Australia.
Angel Law, the Company's chief financial officer, will be on maternity leave during the period of Mr. Forer's appointment.
Ms. Law has worked in the resource industry since 2006 and is currently the Chief Financial Officer of the Company, and held the position of Chief Financial Officer of Resource Hunter Capital Corp. since May 28, 2010 until it changed its name to GB Minerals Ltd.
Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Law previously held the position of Interim Chief Financial Officer of Lion Energy Corp., a Vancouver based TSX-V oil and gas exploration company from May 2010 to June 2010 and Controller from February 2010 to June 2011 until its acquisition by Africa Oil Corp. in June 2011.
Ms. Law had been with Western Prospector Group Ltd., a Vancouver based TSX-V company specializing in the exploration and development of uranium properties in Mongolia between February 2006 and January 2010 until its acquisition by CNNC International Ltd.
Ms. Law is a Chartered Professional Accountant and a graduate of the University of British Columbia, and holds a master of business administration from Laurentian University. ■