Alice Queen appoints Andrew Muir to board

Alice Queen appoints Andrew Muir to board

Advanced gold explorer Alice Queen (ASX: AQX) has announced the recruitment of experienced gold geologist and finance executive, Andrew Muir, to the Board as a Non-Executive Director. As part of the Company’s strive towards developing its Horn Island Gold Project in the Torres Strait and its Mendooran Gold Project in New South Wales, it has been actively seeking to upscale its in-house experience and expertise to effectively develop these projects. That search has led the Company to Mr Muir, who brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Board.


Advanced gold explorer Alice Queen (ASX: AQX) has announced the recruitment of experienced gold geologist and finance executive, Andrew Muir, to the Board as a Non-Executive Director.

As part of the Company’s strive towards developing its Horn Island Gold Project in the Torres Strait and its Mendooran Gold Project in New South Wales, it has been actively seeking to upscale its in-house experience and expertise to effectively develop these projects.

That search has led the Company to Mr Muir, who brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Board. His appointment is effective immediately. Mr Muir, who is also Managing Director of Perth-based gold explorer NTM Gold Limited (ASX: NTM), previously served as Associate Director within Argonaut Capital’s corporate team.

He has also worked as a Resource Analyst for JP Morgan, Hartley’s and PCF Securities. In 2009, Mr Muir won the prestigious Starmine/AFR Stockpicker of the Year for Metals and Mining.

After earning a Bachelor of Science (Geology) from the University of Western Australia, Mr Muir was employed as a geologist for Great Central Mines, before taking up a similar role with Placer Dome and then later with Goldfields Limited.

He also had a key role in the discovery of the multi-million-ounce Wallaby deposit whilst working at the Granny Smith operation.

Commenting on his appointment, Mr Muir said, “It is an honour to join the Alice Queen leadership team and I look forward to providing my skills and experience to this role as we work towards developing our portfolio of gold projects in Queensland and NSW.

“I have been a keen supporter of the Company for quite some time now, so I am excited to become a part of the Alice Queen team and deliver positive outcomes for our shareholders.”

Alice Queen Managing Director Andrew Buxton commented, “We’re very pleased to announce that Andrew has agreed to join our Board as a director and we look forward to leveraging his valuable input as we progress the Horn Island and Mendooran Gold Projects towards producing operations.

“Alice Queen is embarking on a transformative year and we look forward to sharing these upcoming milestones with shareholders as they come to fruition.”

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