The Board acknowledges and thanks Mr Phillips for his significant contribution and guidance.
White Rock Minerals is pleased to announce that Non-Executive Director, Mr Peter Lester will take up the position of Chairman later this year when current Chairman, Mr Brian Phillips steps down.
Mr Lester has been a Non-Executive Director since 2013. Mr Lester has over 40 years experience in the Mining Industry and has held senior executive positions with North Ltd, Newcrest Mining Limited and Oxiana/Oz Minerals Limited and Board positions with Doray Minerals Ltd, Kidman Resources Ltd, Helix Resources Ltd and Citadel Resource Group Limited. The Board looks forward the next steps under the guidance of Mr Lester.
The Company will update the market when the date of change occurs.
About White Rock Minerals Ltd
White Rock Minerals Ltd (ASX:WRM) is an Australian listed minerals exploration and development company with projects located in northern NSW (gold and silver) and central Alaska (zinc, silver, lead and gold). The White Rock vision is to explore and develop both precious and base metal projects.
White Rock's cornerstone asset is the Mt Carrington epithermal gold-silver project in northern NSW. The Mt Carrington project has great leverage to the Australian gold and silver prices with a positive scoping study providing a path towards feasibility studies and development in the near term.
White Rock is also exploring the Red Mountain project in Alaska. Red Mountain is a globally significant advanced VMS project with high grade zinc and silver in two deposits. White Rock is exploring for additional high grade deposits that will enhance the projects leverage to an upturn in the fortunes of zinc and silver.
ContactMatthew Gill (Managing Director & CEO)
Shane Turner (Company Secretary)