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Beacon Hill Resources appoints Cristian Ramirez as director

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Maputo, Mozambique - May 29, 2013, Maputo, Mozambique - Beacon Hill Resources, a coal miner, announced the appointment of Cristian Ramirez as non-executive director.

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Mr. Ramirez brings extensive corporate and industry experience to the board through his current position as CIO (Chief Investment Officer) at Asesorias e Inversiones Benjamin (manager of Latitude Zero).

Mr. Ramirez has 10 years of investment and equity research experience, including Head of Equity Research at Larrain Vial, the largest Chilean Brokerage House covering mining and electric utilities. He has been active in developing a portfolio of global mining equities in the Americas, Africa, CIS and Asia. Mr. Ramirez commenced his career with Chilquinta Energia, a Sempra Energy subsidiary in Chile, which adds to his 14 years of experience in the Electric Utility sector in Chile and Latin America.

He received his Bachelor in Civil Industrial Engineering from the Catholic University of Valparaiso in Chile, and holds an MBA from Warwick Business School (UK) and a Masters in Finance from Los Andes University (Chile).

The company also announced the resignation of Timothy Jones from the board.

Mr. Jones has agreed to remain with BHR in his existing capacity of Company Secretary. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Price Waterhouse in 1974. In 1983, he joined a client as financial director before founding his own accountancy and consultancy practice specialising in advising clients in the natural resources sector.


Rowan Karstel managing director of Beacon Hill Resources

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