Armadale Capital plc (LON:ACP), the AIM quoted investment company focused on natural resource projects in Africa, is pleased to announce that, further to the announcement of 27 February 2019, Paul Johnson has been appointed to the Board as a Non-executive Director with immediate effect.
Mr. Johnson is an experienced public company director and is a former Chief Executive Officer of natural resource investing company Metal Tiger plc (LON:MTR). He has also previously held the roles of Chairman at ECR Minerals plc (LON:ECR); Chief Executive Officer at China Africa Resources plc (now Pembridge Resources plc (LON:PERE) and Metal NRG plc (LON:MNRG); and Non-executive Director at Greatland Gold plc (LON:GGP), Papua Mining plc (now Rockfire Resources plc LON:ROCK) and Thor Mining plc (LON:THR).
Mr. Johnson is the Chief Executive Officer of Value Generation Limited, a family investment and advisory company focused on the natural resource and related fintech sectors. He is also Executive Director of African Battery Metals plc (LON:ABM) an AIM quoted exploration and development company focused on battery metal projects in Africa.
Mr. Johnson holds a degree in Management Science from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and is a Chartered Accountant, Chartered Loss Adjuster and Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute.
Nick Johansen, Director of Armadale, said, “We are delighted to welcome Paul Johnson to the Board at such an exciting time as we look to deliver the Definitive Feasibility Study for our high-grade Mahenge Liandu Graphite project in Tanzania.
“Paul’s participation in the recent strategic financing, along with certain directors, management and key stakeholders, is testament to our shared belief in the potential of Mahenge Liandu and we look forward to providing further updates on its development over the coming months.”