Altus Strategies has announced the appointment of Mark Campbell to its senior management team with immediate effect.
Campbell has been appointed as the Chairman (Non-Executive) and Director of the Company’s 100%-owned subsidiary Akh Gold Holdings and General Manager of the Egyptian branch, that is being incorporated, of that company’s 100%-owned subsidiary Akh Gold Ltd.
Akh Gold has recently been awarded four gold projects covering 1,565 km2 of highly prospective terrain in the Eastern Desert of Egypt.
Steven Poulton, Chief Executive of Altus, commented:
“We are delighted to welcome Mark to the Altus team, reflecting our commitment to establish a significant gold exploration and development business in Egypt. Mark is based in Cairo and has unparalleled expertise, spanning three decades of operating in the natural resource sector in Egypt. He is the retired former President & CEO of Aton Resources and has previously been a consultant to Pharaoh Gold Mines, a subsidiary of Centamin.
“Mark’s appointment follows the recent award of four gold projects totalling 1,565 km2 in the highly prospective Eastern Desert of Egypt. Our Egyptian field team has already commenced preliminary reconnaissance work on the ground, with a number of potential hard rock artisanal gold workings being visited. I look forward to updating shareholders on the results of this exercise in due course”.