Johannesburg, South Africa — MININGREVIEW.COM — 07 May 2008 – DRDGOLD Limited – a medium-sized gold producer with operations and exploration activities in South Africa – has appointed Craig Barnes executive director and chief financial officer of the company.

Making the announcement in a news release issued here, the company pointed out that Barnes had previously been chief financial officer of 74%-owned DRDGOLD South African Operations (Pty) Limited.

The release added that Kobus Dissel had resigned as an alternate director, but would continue to serve the company as financial manager: corporate services.