Press releases

24. Sept 2018 09:45

SOTKAMO SILVER: THE MANAGEMENT TEAM FOR THE SILVER MINE IS COMPLETE

B. Eng. Jarmo Huuskonen, will start as Plant Manager at Silver Mine, as of 1st of November 2018. He is currently the production engineer at the Pyhäsalmi mine concentrating plant. Jarmo has been working at Pyhäsalmi mine since 1999. He has a long experience including concentrating plant construction, process automation and production management.

Jarmo Huuskonen’s introduction into Sotkamo Silver Oy makes the management team of the Silver Mine complete. The members of the management team are Managing Director Arto Suokas, the Head of Geology & Mining Erkki Kuronen, Concentration Plant Manager Jarmo Huuskonen, HSEQ Manager Arttu Ohtonen and Financial Manager Jarmo Repo.

BBA Jarmo Repo has started working as Sotkamo Silver Oy's Financial Manager on June 1st, 2018. He has been working in corporate finance administration tasks since 2000, most recently as Assistant Controller and Controller of Pyhäsalmi Mine Oy since 2009.

The Silver Mine organisation has been supplemented:


Lic.Sc.(Tech) Eine Pöllänen has been appointed as the Project Manager for the ore pre-beneficiation project. She started in this position on August 13th, 2018. Eine has the strong know-how and long experience in the running and managing research projects, most recently with Kainuun Etu Oy.

M.Sc in geology, Ida Eriksson has been appointed as Mine Geologist. She will start on October 15th, 2018. Formerly she has worked as a mine geologist at Endomines Oy's Pampalo Gold Mine since 2012.

B.Eng. Jari Alapartanen, has been appointed a Mine Foreman and he will start on October 1st, 2018. He has been the mine foreman at the Dragon Mining’s Orivesi Mine since 2011.

B.Eng. Marko Romppanen has been appointed as the Mine Designer. He will start on October 22nd, 2018. Before joining the Silver Mine personnel, he has formerly been a mine designer at Boliden's Kylylahti Copper-Gold Mine since 2011.

"We warmly welcome the new employees to the company staff. They bring a strong competence on various aspects of mining production and development of mining operations. Their appointment into the company will strengthen and increase its ability to take Silver Mine into production phase on schedule and further develop the Company”,
says Timo Lindborg, CEO of Sotkamo Silver AB

 
Stockholm, September 24th2018

Timo Lindborg, CEO

Contact person

Timo Lindborg, CEO of Sotkamo Silver AB, tel. +358 40 508 3507

This information is information that Sotkamo Silver AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the Securities Markets Act. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact persons set out above, on 24thSeptember 2018, at 8.45 CET.

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About Sotkamo Silver AB

Sotkamo Silver AB´s business concept is to exploit mineral deposits in the Nordic countries with positive social and environmental benefits. Sotkamo Silver owns mineral deposits, which contain silver and gold in Finland as well as zinc and gold in Norway. The Company’s main development project is the Silver Mine project in the municipality of Sotkamo.
Sotkamo Silver applies SveMin’s & FinnMin’s respective rules of reporting for public mining & exploration companies. Sotkamo Silver has chosen to report mineral resources and ore reserves according to the internationally accepted JORC or NI 43-101 code. The company applies International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as approved by the European Union.
Legal Entity Identifier (LEI): 213800R2TQW1OZGYDX93
The ticker symbol is SOSI in NGM Equity in Stockholm and SOSI1 in NASDAQ Helsinki.
ISIN-code for Sotkamo Silver shares is SE0001057910.
Read more about Sotkamo Silver on www.silver.fi
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