VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 5, 2014) - Kazax Minerals Inc. ("Kazax" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:KZX) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Midgley to the Board of Directors of the Company.
Mr. Midgley brings over 12 years of experience in the metals industry. From April 2012 to June 2014, he held the position of Head of Strategy for ENRC (Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation PLC), a private, Kazakhstan/Central African-focused multinational natural resources company headquartered in London, U.K. Also at ENRC, Mr. Midgley held the post of Marketing Director from July 2005 to March 2012. From April 2002 to July 2005, Mr. Midgley was Operations Executive for Alloy 2000 S.A., a privately held marketing company based in Luxembourg responsible for the global sales of Kazchrome, a ferro alloy producer located in Kazakhstan. The previous two decades were spent marketing products from a number of international mining companies including Anglo American, Billiton and Rio Tinto.
Mr. Midgley has a Chemistry HND degree from the University of Leeds, Yorkshire, U.K., and a Business Studies BA (Honours) degree from the University of Sheffield, Yorkshire, U.K.
"On behalf of the Board of Directors and management, I would like to welcome Mark Midgley to the Kazax Board", said Trevor Campbell Smith, President and CEO of Kazax. "Mark brings an incredibly diverse range of experience in the metals industry to our Board of Directors, and we are very pleased he is joining the Board."
For further information on Kazax, readers are referred to the Company's website (www.kazaxmineralsinc.com) and to Canadian regulatory filings on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Trevor Campbell Smith, President & CEO
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