Mineral exploration and development company Argonaut Resources NL appointed Simon Mitchell and Richard Willson as Non-Executive Directors following the retirement of Patrick Elliott as Non-Executive Chair and Andrew Bursill as Non-Executive Director.
Mitchell is a Non-Executive Director of Mount Ridley Mines Ltd and an independent consultant for several uranium companies in North America.
He is the former Managing Director of Argonaut's majority-owned subsidiary Orpheus Minerals Limited and was Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Southern Gold Limited from 2015 to 2021.
Willson has more than 20 years of experience as a Non-Executive Director, Company Secretary and Chief Financial Officer in the mining and agricultural sectors.
He currently serves as a Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committees for Titomic Limited and Clara Resources Australia Limited.
Additionally, Argonaut's Executive Director Mick Billing will take on the role of Executive Chairman.
Billing joined the mineral company in 2021 with more than four decades of experience in mining and agri-business.
He is the former Director of Southern Gold Limited (2004 to 2018) and served as Executive Chairman of Thor Mining PLC from 2008 to 2021.