Tiger Resources Limited - Appointment of Director

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PERTH, Western Australia, Dec. 10, 2012 /CNW/ - Tiger Resources Limited (ASX/TSX: TGS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Michael Griffiths as a non-executive director.  He brings to Tiger over 30 years of experience in the minerals and energy sector in Australia and Africa, and adds valuable technical expertise and corporate skills to the board of directors.

Mr Griffiths is the non-executive chairman of ASX-listed Mozambi Coal Limited, sits on the board of TSX-V listed Currie Rose Resources Inc, and also currently serves as a consultant to ASX-listed Chalice Gold Mines Limited.

In the role of Chief Executive Officer of Sub-Sahara Resources N.L. between 1998 and 2009, Mr Griffiths and his team were responsible for the discovery of significant gold deposits in both Tanzania and Eritrea.  In Australia his exploration experience includes the discovery of significant gold resources in the Tanami Desert region of the Northern Territory.

Mr Griffiths is a qualified geologist, a Fellow of AusIMM and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Brad Marwood
Managing Director

SOURCE: Tiger Resources Limited

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For further information in respect of the Company's activities, please contact:

Brad Marwood
Managing Director
Tel: (+61 8) 6188 2000
Email: bmarwood@tigerez.com

Stephen Hills
Chief Financial Officer
Tel: (+61 8) 6188 2000
Email: shills@tigerez.com

Nathan Ryan
Investor Relations
Tel: (+61 0)420 582 887
Email: nryan@tigerez.com

Company website: www.tigerresources.com.au