Jaguar Mining appoints two directors
Mr. Ellis is a Professional Engineer with over 50 years of experience in the mining industry. He currently serves as a Director for International Tower Mines and for Sunshine Silver Mines Corporation. He also consults for a number of international mining companies.
Mr. Ellis previously served as a Director for Mexivada Mining Corp. and was Chairman and CEO of AngloGold North America and Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Company.
Prior to that, he held senior positions at Inspiration Resources Corp., and CVRD-Inco.
Mr. Ellis' career has included service as a Director on the Mining Association of Canada and the National Mining Association.
Mr. Ellis graduated from the Haileybury School of Mines and the Montana College of Science and Technology.
Mr. Getz brings over 25 years of experience as a private equity investor and has strong experience in international mergers and acquisitions and public and private debt and equity financings.
He has invested in and served as a Director in numerous companies, including many metals and mining companies. He currently serves as a Director of Haynes International.
Mr. Getz holds a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, from Boston University, and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the Stern School at New York University.
Mr. Hardner has worked in the field of environmental management for 21 years. Over the past decade his work has focused increasingly on the mining industry and he includes among his clients Rio Tinto, Barrick Gold, Teck, First Quantum, and Newmont Mining.
His geographic experience includes the U.S., Canada, Africa, Asia, Australia, and numerous countries in Latin America including Brazil.
Mr. Hardner holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Certificate in Latin American Studies from Princeton University, and a Masters of Forest Science from Yale University. ■