Puget Ventures Inc. (TSXV:PVS) announced that Dr. Michael Hitch, PhD, P.Geo., P.Eng., has joined the Board of Directors as technical advisor.
As quoted in the press release:
Michael Hitch is a highly respected senior executive with over 25 years of international experience in the minerals sector and has been a senior executive with major mining companies around the world including AngloGold Ashanti Limited, Echo Bay Mines Ltd and Ivanhoe Mines.
President and Chief Executive Officer of Puget Ventures, Ms. Erin Chutter said, “I am pleased to announce Michael’s appointment as Advisor to the Executive Management group at Puget, as he brings a great deal of project management and operating experience to the Company. Michael will be an important contributor to Puget’s stated strategy of growing the development and exploration business in the Altai Republic. His experience and skills will complement an already strong team in Canada and Russia.”