Melbourne, Australia — MININGREVIEW.COM — 03 August 2009 – Gippsland Limited “’ an Australian-based international resource company listed on the Australian Stock Exchange and the AIM “’ has appointed Ian Gandel as the company’s new non- executive chairman.
Gandel “’ whose vehicle, Abbotsleigh Pty, recently helped to finance prospective tantalum miner Gippsland “’ is a Melbourne businessman with extensive experience in retail management and retail property. He is also a non-executive director of Alliance Resources Limited and Alkane Resources Ltd.
He has been an investor in the mining industry since 1994, and is currently a substantial shareholder of a number of publicly listed Australian companies. He holds and explores mineral tenements in his own right in Victoria and Western Australia.