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Lithium Americas snags former AngloGold Ashanti CEO for board role

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(Kitco News) - The former CEO of AngloGold Ashanti, Kelvin Dushnisky, is joining Lithium Americas.

The development-stage company has projects in Jujuy, Argentina and Nevada, United States.

"We are pleased to welcome our Board," said George Ireland, Chairman of the Board, Lithium Americas. "[His] knowledge and experience will be an excellent complement to the Board as we begin the transition from developer to operator."

Prior to working at AngloGold, Dushnisky was at Barrick Gold for 16 years, including serving as President and a member of the Board of Directors.

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