Base Resources - New Board Appointment
Base Resources (ASX:BSE) has announced the appointment of Diane Radley to its board as an independent non-executive director, effective February 1. Diane brings significant and diverse African, business leadership, strategy and financing experience to the company. She is currently a director of Murray & Roberts Holdings, chairs the board of Marriot Unit Trust Company, and is a trustee of the DG Murray Trust.
Base Resources Limited (ASX & AIM: BSE) (Base Resources or the Company) is pleased to advise the appointment, effective 1 February 2018, of Diane Radley to the Board as an independent non-executive director, bringing significant and diverse African, business leadership, strategy and financing experience to the Company.
Diane has an exceptional pedigree in African business having most recently served as CEO of Old Mutual Investment Group, Africa’s largest asset manager. Prior to this, she was Chief Financial Officer with both Old Mutual South Africa and Allied Electronics Corporation, and Partner-in-charge of the Transaction Services Group in the Johannesburg office of PricewaterhouseCoopers. In 2015, she was recognised as “Africa’s Leading Woman in Business” by African Investor (New York).
She is currently a Non-Executive Director of Murray & Roberts Holdings Limited, chairs the Board of Marriot Unit Trust Company Pty Limited and is a Trustee of the DG Murray Trust.
The appointment of Diane comes as part of the ongoing evolution of the Board to ensure the requisite capability to deliver on the significant opportunities in front of us.