VANCOUVER, March 11, 2016 /CNW/ - Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) (the "Company") announces the appointment of Mahesh Liyanage as CFO effective March 2, 2016.
Mr. Liyanage is a Chartered Accountant with more than 20 years' experience across diverse industries. He has served as the Chief Financial Officer for several exploration companies. Prior to that, he controlled audit and assurance functions for a public accounting company.
"We are delighted to have Mr. Liyanage join the Company's executive team" said Mr. Nano. "His industry and public company experience will be a valuable asset to the Company moving forward".
As a result of the appointment of Mr. Liyanage, Bernie Zacharias will be retiring as CFO effective immediately, however Mr. Zacharias will continue with the Company as a consultant during the transition period.
Stephen Nano and the Board of Directors would like to thank Mr. Zacharias for his many years of dedicated service as CFO and for his many excellent contributions to the Company. The Company wishes Mr. Zacharias the best in all future undertakings.
Mirasol is a project generation company focused on exploring for, or acquisition of, precious metals and copper prospects in the Americas. Strategic joint ventures with producers have enabled Mirasol to advance its priority projects, focused in high-potential regions in Chile and Argentina. Mirasol employs an integrated generative and on ground exploration approach combining leading edge technologies and experienced exploration geoscientists to maximize the potential for discovery. Mirasol is in a strong financial position and has a significant portfolio of exploration projects located in Latin America.
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