European Minerals Corporation
TSX : EPM
AIM : EUM

European Minerals Corporation

June 23, 2008 12:29 ET

European Mineral Corporation: Director Appointment

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - June 23, 2008) - Further to the announcement by European Minerals Corporation ("EMC or "the Company"") (TSX:EPM)(AIM:EUM) on 20 June 2008, EMC is pleased to provide additional information in respect of the appointments of Mr Takhirzhan Baratov to the EMC Board.

Mr Takhirzhan Tursunovich Baratov, aged 47, is or has been a director of the following companies or partnerships in the last five years.



Current directorships Previous directorships
JSC Varvarinskoye JSC Asier
Oriel Resources Plc Kazakhstan Nickel Mining Company LLP
Muzbel LLP
Voskhod-Oriel LLP


Mr Baratov currently holds 114,500 common shares, representing 0.03 per cent of the Company.

The Company can confirm that Mr Baratov has never been a director of a company which has been insolvent or publicly criticised and that he has not been publicly criticised himself ever.

With reference to the above Board appointment, no further information is required to be announced pursuant to Schedule 2 paragraph (g) of the London Stock Exchange's AIM Rules for Companies.

The TSX Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • European Minerals Corporation
    Tania Tchedaeva
    Company Secretary
    +44 (0) 20 7518 3998
    or
    European Minerals Corporation
    Gavin Dallas
    Investor Relations
    +44 (0) 20 7518 3998
    Website: www.europeanminerals.com
    or
    Grant Thornton UK LLP
    Gerry Beaney
    +44 (0) 20 7383 5100
    or
    Grant Thornton UK LLP
    Colin Aaronson
    +44 (0) 20 7383 5100
    or
    Vanguard Shareholder Solutions
    Keith Schaefer
    (604) 608-0824
    or
    Bankside Consultants
    Michael Padley
    +44 (0) 20 7367 8888
    or
    Bankside Consultants
    Michael Spriggs
    +44 (0) 20 7367 8888