Amur Minerals Corporation (AIM: AMC), the exploration and development company focused on base metal projects located in the Far East of Russia, is pleased to announce that the Company has appointed Mr. Ljupco Naumovski (known as “Lou” or “Louis”) to the Board as a Non-Executive Director, effective 2 January 2017.
Mr. Naumovski has more than three decades of experience working in Russia, most recently as Vice President and General Director of the Moscow office for Kinross Gold Corporation (“Kinross”), the largest Canadian investor in Russia. He also developed the business of Visa International, serving as Senior Vice President and General Manager Visa International Service Organisation (VISA), CEMEA region. Additionally, he served as Senior Banker and Head of Mission for the Russian Team of the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (“EBRD” or the “Bank”) in Moscow. While at EBRD, the Bank undertook more than half a billion dollars in financing of various projects, and he represented the Bank when the Russian Prime Minister’s Foreign Investment Advisory Council was first founded.