VANCOUVER, June 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Altan Rio Minerals Limited, TSX.V: AMO ("Altan Rio" or the "Company") announces the appointment of Anthony Jackson as Chief Financial Officer
of the Company.
Mr. Jackson is a Principal of BridgeMark Financial Corp. ("BridgeMark")
and a founder of Jackson & Company Chartered Accountants, a company
that assists private and public companies with their accounting and tax
As part of an ongoing overhead reduction initiative, BridgeMark has been
engaged to provide back office and management services. BridgeMark
already provides accounting and financial services including
administrative, compliance, reporting and finance functions to a number
of TSX Venture listed mineral exploration businesses.
Prior to his time at BridgeMark, Mr. Jackson spent a number of years at
Ernst & Young LLP before working as a senior analyst at a boutique
investment banking firm. During this time he provided services to a
broad range of public and private companies in a variety of industries
including the mining and minerals sector.
Mr. Jackson earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from
Simon Fraser University, and holds the professional designation of
Chartered Accountant (CA), where he is a member of the BC and Canadian
Institute of Chartered Accountants. Mr. Jackson has had extensive
experience as a Director and CFO of numerous publicly traded
corporations in the metals and mining industry.
Mr. Jackson replaces Robert Scott as the Company's Chief Financial
Officer. The Company wishes to thank Mr. Scott, CFO of Corex Management
Inc., for his contribution to the Company over the past years and
wishes him well with future endeavors.
About Altan Rio
Altan Rio, founded in 2007, is based in Vancouver BC, Canada. Using
innovative exploration targeting techniques and leveraging long-term
in-country experience, the company explores large-scale gold and copper
projects in Mongolia, one of the world's most prospective mineral
regions. The Company's license holdings in Mongolia, which total more
than 103,341 hectares (255,361 acres), contain significant zones of
newly identified primary gold and copper mineralization across a very
large area of unexplored ground.
On behalf of Altan Rio Minerals Limited,
Evan Jones, President & CEO
This press release may contain forward looking statements including
those describing Altan Rio's future plans and the expectations of
management that a stated result or condition will occur. Any statement
addressing future events or conditions necessarily involves inherent
risk and uncertainty. Actual results can differ materially from those
anticipated by management at the time of writing due to many factors,
the majority of which are beyond the control of Altan Rio and its
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(as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
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SOURCE: Altan Rio Minerals Limited
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Altan Rio Minerals Limited
Tel: +1 604 639 5899