Symbol: AZM.TSX Venture
LONGUEUIL, QC, Feb. 2, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Azimut Exploration Inc ("Azimut") (TSXV: AZM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Roger Walsh as Senior
Consultant Business Development. Mr. Walsh's principal mandate will be
to support Azimut's corporate growth through further development of its
Mr. Walsh has gained extensive experience and forged solid relationships
in the international mining and exploration sector, and has worked with
a wide range of companies on the acquisition, divestment or joint
venturing of mineral properties in many jurisdictions around the world.
Mr. Walsh has held senior corporate development roles in a number of
public companies, including Aurizon Mines Ltd, Jinshan Gold Mines Inc
and Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. Prior to these corporate roles, Mr. Walsh was a
founding partner of a corporate advisory firm providing acquisition,
divestment and strategic advisory services to the international mining
Azimut's core business is generating high-quality major exploration
targets using cutting-edge data processing in parallel with partnership
development. In eight years, Azimut has signed 29 strategic and option
agreements with partners, including three with Rio Tinto, two with
Goldcorp, two with IAMGOLD, and two with Aurizon Mines.
Azimut's main assets are the Rex, Rex South and NCG properties that
collectively provide a controlling land position along a 330-km long
trend covering an emerging new polymetallic district (Copper, Gold,
Silver, Tungsten) in Nunavik, Northern Quebec. Other major properties
include five gold projects located in the vicinity of the world-class
Eleonore gold deposit in the James Bay region, and the North Rae
uranium property in Nunavik. Azimut holds the largest mineral
exploration portfolio in Quebec.
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE AZIMUT EXPLORATION INC.
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Jean-Marc Lulin, President and CEO
Tel.: (450) 646-3015 - Fax: (450) 646-3045