Hunter Bay Minerals plc
TSX VENTURE : HBY

March 10, 2011 08:00 ET

Hunter Bay Minerals Plc Announces Appointment of Nico Civelli as Director and VP Finance

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - March 10, 2011) - Hunter Bay Minerals plc ("Hunter Bay") (TSX VENTURE:HBY) is pleased to announce the appointment of Nico Civelli to its Board of Directors and as Vice-President, Finance.

Mr Civelli is a Zurich-based independent financial advisor who provides financial consultancy services through his wholly-owned company Niconsult Ltd. In this capacity, Mr Civelli works closely with several leading European and North American private asset management companies and funds, which specialize in the natural resources sector. Mr Civelli has also served as a director of LW Natural Resources Opportunities Fund since 2008. Mr Civelli studied at the Universities of Zurich and St Gallen in Switzerland before completing a Masters Degree in Applied Finance at the University of Southern Queensland in Australia.

Hunter Bay's CEO, Dr Chris Wilson, comments that, "The appointment of Mr Civelli will significantly strengthen our links with the investment community and demonstrates our determination to add value for our shareholders."

General

Hunter Bay is engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral resource properties located in Canada and South America. Hunter Bay currently owns a one-hundred percent (100%) interest in the Great Bear Lake Properties located in the eastern side of Great Bear Lake, NWT, has an option to acquire up to an eighty percent (80%) interest in the Sela Creek Project located in Suriname and has an option to acquire a forty five percent (45%) interest in the net profits of the Fortuna Project located in the Nambija Gold District, Ecuador.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Hunter Bay Minerals plc
    Christopher Wilson
    CEO and President
    (+44) 203-178-2101
    (+44) 207-724-2734 (FAX)