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New Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Board appointed

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Metalor is delighted to announce the appointment of Richard L. Robinson as the new Chairman of its Board and of Robert Lombardini as Vice Chairman.

Richard Robinson, a Director of the Company since 2004 and Vice Chairman of the Board succeeds Martin Bisang. Metalor would like to convey its appreciation to Martin Bisang. His leadership, talent and expertise have been a great asset to the Company in his time as Chairman and we are pleased to have his continued involvement as a Director of the Company.

Richard Robinson, a British and South African citizen, graduated from
Queen’s University (Canada) with a Masters in Mineral Economics and the University of Natal(South Africa) with an Honours degree in Computer Science. He has been extensively involved in the international gold, platinum, base metal and coal industries through the various executive and board positions he has held over the past 30 years. In addition to Metalor, Richard Robinson is an independent non-executive Director of Metaleurop SA and Serabi Mining Plc. He was previously Managing Director of Normandy LaSource SAS (a French-Australian JV active in precious metal mining and exploration) and CEO of Gold Fields Limited (South Africa).

Robert Lombardini, a Swiss citizen, graduated as electrical engineer (EPFZ). Robert Lombardini is the Chairman of the Board of Axpo Holding AG and Kistler Holding AG, the Vice Chairman of SIG Holding AG and has served in several top executive roles including positions at Datwyler Holding AG and Motor Colombus.

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