Skip to main content

New appointment to Liberty Star’s Board of Directors

Published by , Editorial Assistant
Global Mining Review,

Liberty Star Minerals has announced that the board elected Barney Guarnera unanimously as a company director until the next shareholder’s meeting for the appointment of directors.

Bernard (Barney) Guarnera, is well known and respected throughout the mining industry. He has over 50 years of experience encompassing six continents and precious metals, ferrous, non-ferrous, base metal, industrial and energy minerals. From 1991 - 2011, he was the president and CEO of the Behre Dolbear Group, taking the company from a single office in New York City to a highly respected international mineral industry advisory firm with offices in North and South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Barney remains affiliated with Behre Dolbear as a Director.

Barney is a Certified Mineral Appraiser with the IIMA, Chartered Professional (geology) with AusIMM, Qualified Professional (mineral property valuations, geology and ore reserves) with MMSA, a Registered Professional Engineer (Texas) and a Registered Professional Geologist (Oregon). Guarnera specialises in assessing the technical and economic viability of mineral projects and properties and the valuation of mineral properties and mining companies. He has participated in billions of dollars of transactions related to the mining industry and acted as principal advisor to the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong regarding the development of its listing rules for mining companies and later an advisor regarding its acquisition of the London Metal Exchange.

Liberty Star CEO Brett Gross commented: “Barney is the perfect addition to Liberty Star as we continue our quest to build the talent base to address all facets of the business. Barney brings exceptional credentials and expertise as a geologist, with additional specialisation in economic geology, demonstrated by decades of valuable contributions to mining majors throughout the World. Now we stand to benefit from his focused expert attention on Liberty Star, beginning with our Hay Mountain Project and the enhanced 3D inversion analytics presently underway by Geotech, Ltd. In recent discussions in that regard, we now expect Geotech’s work product and report as soon as the week of 28 October.”

Read the article online at:

You might also like


Embed article link: (copy the HTML code below):