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Lithium Americas appoints two directors

Staff Writer | Vancouver, BC, Canada | June 12, 2017
Lithium AmericasJune 12, 2017, Vancouver, BC, Canada - Lithium Americas Corp., a lithium developer, announced the appointment of Wang Xiaoshen and Jonathan Evans as independent directors.
Wang Xiaoshen was appointed to the Board of Lithium Americas as the nominee of Jiangxi Ganfeng Lithium which has a board nomination right pursuant the strategic financing with the Company that was closed.

Mr. Wang is currently Vice Chairman and Executive Vice President of Ganfeng Lithium.

He has a strong understanding of the lithium industry and market through his experience in sales and marketing of lithium products in China and around the world.

Mr. Wang graduated from the North China University of Technology in Beijing in 1990 and holds executive MBA from the China Europe International Business School in 2002.

Jonathan Evans has more than 20 years of operations and general management experience across businesses of various sizes and industry applications.

Previously, he served as Vice President and GM for the Lithium Division at FMC Corporation.

Mr. Evans is currently the Chief Operating Officer of DiversiTech Corporation, a company of the private equity group, Permira.

Mr. Evans has also held executive management roles at Arysta LifeScience, AMRI Corporation and General Electric.

He holds a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from Clarkson University and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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