“Botoulas has been appointed as CEO with the specific mandate to restructure and refocus Miranda Mineral Holdings and to create for it a sustainable future in the minerals space,” Miranda chairman Dr Lelau Mohuba said in a statement.
This appointment comes as Botoulas has experience in the turnaround of listed companies and mining operations in the role of CEO.
Miranda Mineral Holdings is a South African based mineral exploration investment and holding company, and its subsidiaries
are involved in the business of mineral exploration.
“While Miranda Mineral Holdings has experienced a period of inactivity, it continues to offer a foundation for the identification and acquisition of projects that will add value for current and future shareholders and stakeholders, and for the optimisation of opportunities we believe an upturn in the commodities cycle will bring,” said Mohuba.
“I look forward to working with Botoulas and he will have my full support in executing this mandate.”
Botoulas holds an M.Sc (mining engineering:Wits), a mine overseer’s certificate of competency (metalliferous mine) and a mine manager’s certificate of competency (metalliferous mines). He is also a registered professional engineer with the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA).