INTACT GOLD APPOINTS FORMER BARRICK GOLD SENIOR DIRECTOR OF MINING RICHARD ALLAN TO ADVISORY BOARD
Intact Gold Corp. (ITG.V) has appointed former Barrick Gold’s Director Mr. Richard Allan P.Eng. to its advisory board.
Mr. Allan is a mining engineer with over 35 years of experience in underground and open pit mining operations. Mr. Allan has held the position of vice-president (Mali operations) with Endeavour Mining/Avion Gold, based at the Tabakoto mining operation in Mali. Prior to that he was chief operating officer for Brigus Gold where he was responsible for all operational, development and related capital activities, including overseeing operations at the Black Fox mine and mill in the Timmins gold district and the advancement of the Goldfields project in Saskatchewan.
Mr. Allan was a senior director of mining for Barrick Gold, with responsibility for operations support, technical governance, project development and mining research for Barrick’s global operations.
Mr. Allan’s extensive experience includes past positions of increasing responsibility in mine development and operations, technical services, and mine engineering. This experience also includes mine management, permitting and community/first nations activities.
Mr. Allan received his bachelor’s degree in mining with honours from Queen’s University in Ontario.
Anthony Jackson of Intact Gold comments: “Intact Gold is excited to have retained the advisory services of such an experienced and successful mining engineer as Mr. Allan. His appointment to our advisory board comes at a crucial time for Intact as it is making efforts to expand its portfolio of advanced projects for development and exploration activities Canada.”