New Gold Fields director appointed
Friday, 3 March 2017
Johannesburg, 3 March 2017: Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE: GFI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Carmen Letton as an independent non-executive director to its Board of directors with effect from 1 May 2017.
Dr Letton holds a PhD Mineral Economics from the University of Queensland and a Bachelor of Engineering (Hon) (Mining) from the West Australian School of Mines, Kalgoorlie. She is head of open pit mining for Anglo American.
She has over 30 years’ experience in leadership and technical roles, both in the Australian and the international mining environment.
“The Gold Fields Board looks forward to welcoming Dr Letton as a fellow director. We believe her leadership experience and technical expertise will further enhance the Board’s skills composition,” Gold Fields Chairperson Chery Carolus said.