Altair Gold Inc.
TSX VENTURE : AVX
FRANKFURT : 90A

Altair Gold Inc.

May 24, 2016 09:00 ET

Altair Adds Dr. Ato Taheri to Advisory Board

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 24, 2016) - ALTAIR GOLD INC. ("Altair" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:AVX)(FRANKFURT:90A)(ISIN: CA0213702008; WKN: WKN A14WVP) Mr. John Huguet, Chairman of the Board, is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Abo Taheri, PhD, Industrial Management, to our Advisory Board. Dr. Taheri is currently Managing Partner of Denna Homes, a company formed in 2005 which at present is developing the billion dollar Selynn Village in the Lower Lynn Valley, in North Vancouver, British Columbia. Dr Taheri brings 35 years of international experience to the Advisory Board. His educational background brought him experience in London, England as well as the United States where he completed his degrees in Environmental Design, Masters of Business Administration and Doctorate of Industrial Management. His work experience also has a broad international base having operated as Chief Executive Officer of 6 international companies. His enduring reputation is acknowledged as one of the top directors in his industry. We welcome Dr. Taheri and his broad experience to our Advisory Board.

The Company's recently formed Advisory Board is chaired by Mr. Zahir (Zip) Dhanani. Mr. Dhanani has over 20 years' experience in the Canadian mining industry with extensive background in strategic planning, venture capital, capital structure, capital markets, business development, acquisitions and divestments. He has been active in the private equity arena since 1993, having invested and raised early-round funding in mining (precious and industrial mineral exploration), oil and gas(upstream), and technology (Internet / information, clean) sectors. He has served as an officer, director and financier of a variety of resource and technology companies, with industry experience in industrial minerals and real estate development. Mr. Dhanani has held various senior level executive positions in a number of Public Companies and is currently a Director of Terraco Gold Corp.

To learn more about Altair, please visit http://altairresources.com.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD,

John Huguet, FCPA, FCMA

Chairman and Independent Director

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Contact Information

  • Altair Gold Inc.
    John Huguet, FCPA, FCMA
    Chairman and Independent Director
    Tel: 604-685-9316
    604-683-1585 (FAX)
    www.altairresources.com