Sirius Minerals Plc announces the appointment of Thomas Staley to the Board as Finance Director.
Thomas Jay Staley has been with the Company since October 2014, initially as Corporate Development Director and since 10 December 2014 as the Company's Chief Financial Officer.
Thomas is responsible for leading the Company's finance team, including in relation to the Stage 1 financing. Thomas has over ten years of experience developing and financing energy, resource and infrastructure projects across a range of international markets.
During his career before to joining the company, Thomas has worked for Origin Energy and Babcock & Brown in Australia and Mubadala Development Company in Abu Dhabi. In addition to his broad financing experience, he was previously responsible for the financial and governance oversight of Origin Energy's portfolio of International Development projects.
Russell Scrimshaw, Chairman of Sirius, said: "On behalf of the directors we would like to welcome Thomas to the board. Thomas has demonstrated his strong capabilities as CFO over the last two years but especially in the delivery of the company's Stage 1 financing. His financing and governance experience with projects over his career brings valuable experience and we are delighted to add him to our board."
He currently holds no other directorships and has a beneficial interest in 572 400 ordinary shares in the Company representing 0.01% of the issued share capital of the company.
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