International Lithium Corp. names CFO, announces further additions
Patricia Fong brings over twenty years experience working with public companies in the resource sector.
For eleven years, she held the role of Controller for the Lundin Group of Companies and since 2009, she has served as Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary for several public resource companies.
Ms. Fong is also fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese.
Ms. Fong replaces Maurice Brooks who had taken on the role of Chief Financial Officer on an interim basis earlier this year.
Mr. Brooks, recently appointed to the board of directors of ILC, will remain a special advisor to the Company in the capacity of strategic risk management and internal audit.
The Company also announces that Nancy La Couvée has joined the management team to assist in all aspects of corporate development, including corporate compliance, administration and shareholder communications.
Ms. La Couvée has over twenty years of experience acting as Corporate Secretary of a number of public and private internationally focused companies.
The Company also welcomes Afzaal Pirzada as a consultant to the Company.
Mr. Pirzada is a Professional Geoscientist with over thirty years of experience in mineral exploration and mining with specific expertise in raw materials such as lithium, rare earth elements, graphite, PGE and uranium, that are required for today’s high tech energy industries.
He was previously President, CEO and Director of Rock Tech Lithium and is registered as a Professional Geoscientist with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.
Mr. Pirzada is a Qualified Person as defined by NI 43-101. He joins ILC as a Chief Technical Consultant and will act as the Company’s Qualified Person as required.
John Harrop has resigned from his position as Vice President Exploration. ■