New Gold Appoint CFO
November 12, 2018 | By Mario Cywinski
New Gold Inc. has named Robert J. Chausse as Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer. He brings over 25 years of international finance experience, exclusively in the mining sector. He takes over for Paula Myson.
“I am very pleased to have another opportunity to work with Rob, particularly at this pivotal point in the Company’s history. As a proven leader, Rob’s impressive track record and extensive industry experience will be invaluable as we reposition New Gold for long-term success and shareholder value creation,” said Renaud Adams, President and CEO. “On behalf of the entire New Gold team, I would like to thank Paula for her contributions over the past 14 months, and we wish her all the best with her future endeavours. I personally want to thank her for her hard work, dedication and professionalism as well as her assistance during my transition.”
Most recently, Chausse was CFO at Richmont Mines Inc., prior to this he was CFO at Stornoway Diamonds (2016) and Executive Vice-President and CFO of AuRico Gold (2013 to 2015). Also, he was Vice-President of Finance, Operations and Projects for Kinross Gold (2009 to 2013), and CFO for Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation (2006 to 2009) and held increasingly senior positions with Barrick Gold (1998 to 2006).