VANCOUVER, Oct. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - FISSION URANIUM CORP. (TSX:FCU)(OTCQX:FCUUF)(FRANKFURT:2FU) (the "Company"):
FCU OverSight Canada Inc., is providing this material update for all Fission Uranium Corp., shareholders and other interested parties.
FCU OverSight Canada Inc., Retains Special Advisor
FCU OverSight Canada Inc., has retained Blair Lockhart as a special Advisor. Ms. Lockhart joins FCU OverSight at an important juncture to provide advice as it seeks to fully understand all aspects of the business of Fission Uranium Corp. Ms. Lockhart is a senior legal counsel, with substantial experience in securities, corporate and mining law. She has worked at companies in the technology and mineral exploration sectors as a lawyer for 15 years. Previously, Ms. Lockhart was a Crown Prosecutor.
Ms. Lockhart is an experienced geologist, working on mineral exploration projects throughout Western Canada and internationally, and was the founding Faculty Lead of BCIT's Centre for Mine Economics and Business. Ms. Lockhart holds a Master of Laws (with Merit) from the School of Oriental and African Studies, UK; Bachelor of Laws from the University of British Columbia; a Master of Science from the University of Alberta, and a Bachelor of Science (Honours) from the University of Manitoba. UBC. Further, Ms. Lockhart is an active member of the BC Environmental Appeal Board, the BC Forest Appeals Commission, and the BC Oil and Gas Appeal Tribunal.
In addition to her professional pursuits, Ms. Lockhart is an active member of not-for-profit organisations including: Canadian President of Children's International Summer Villages, an international children's peace education organisation, and is a member of the Beauty Night Society, a charity assisting disadvantaged women in the downtown east-side of Vancouver.
"I thank Ms. Lockhart for choosing to be a part of our effort. All FCU shareholders should take comfort knowing that FCU OverSight is taking its responsibility to shareholders seriously, and that as we continue in the effort to understand the business and actions of Fission Uranium Corp., Ms. Lockhart will be instrumental in the process" - Jim Gifford, FCU OverSight Canada Inc.
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