Minera IRL Limited
AIM : MIRL
BVLAC : MIRL

Minera IRL Limited

July 17, 2009 02:00 ET

Minera IRL Limited: Resignation of Director

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - July 17, 2009) - Minera IRL Limited (AIM:MIRL)(BVLAC:MIRL)("Minera" or the "Company") announces that Mr. Terry Streeter has tendered, and the board has accepted, his resignation as a Director of the Company, with immediate effect.

Executive Chairman Courtney Chamberlain, stated "We will miss the valuable input Terry has provided during more than 4 years on our Board of Directors. Terry became a Director in 2005 when he made a substantial private equity investment in the Company. His financial support and guidance was fundamental in establishing the Company. On behalf of the Board and all shareholders, I would like to thank Terry for his valuable contribution during the building period in which Minera evolved as a gold producer with a wide portfolio of interests in South America."

Mr. Streeter's resignation from the Minera Board will allow him additional time to concentrate on his other extensive business interests.

Minera IRL Limited ("MIRL") is the AIM and Lima, Peru listed holding company of precious metals mining and exploration companies focused in Latin America. MIRL is led by an experienced senior management team with extensive industry experience, particularly in operating in South America. The Group operates the Corihuarmi Gold Mine and the emerging Ollachea Gold Project in Peru.

Contact Information

  • Minera IRL
    Courtney Chamberlain
    Executive Chairman
    +511 4181230
    or
    Minera IRL
    Trish Kent
    Vice President, Corporate Relations
    +511 4181230
    or
    Arbuthnot Securities
    (Nominated Adviser & Broker, London)
    John Prior
    + 44 (0)20 7012 2000
    or
    Arbuthnot Securities
    (Nominated Adviser & Broker, London)
    Edward Burbidge
    + 44 (0)20 7012 2000
    or
    Fox-Davies Capital
    David Poraj-Wilczynski
    + 44 (0)20 7936 5200
    or
    Fox-Davies Capital
    Jason Bahnsen
    + 44 (0)20 7936 5200
    or
    Bankside Consultants
    (Financial PR, London)
    Simon Rothschild
    + 44 (0)20 7367 8888
    or
    Bankside Consultants
    (Financial PR, London)
    Louise Mason
    + 44 (0)20 7367 8888
    or
    Synergy Asociados
    (Public Relations, Lima)
    Magaly Villena
    + 511 628 6300
    + 511 99855 2232