Euro Manganese Appoints Ms. Hanna Schweitz to its Board and Announces Q2 2022 Co… – Press Release


VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Euro Manganese Inc. ((TSX-V and ASX: EMN, OTCQX:EUMNF, Frankfurt: E06)) (the “Company” or “EMN“) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Hanna Schweitz to its Board of Directors effective April 25, 2022.

Ms. Schweitz has significant experience in the metals and EV battery materials industry, which will be invaluable to the Company as it moves forward with the development of the Chvaletice Manganese Project (the “Project“) in the Czech Republic.

Ms. Schweitz is currently Director of Battery Materials and Asset Development at WMC Energy, an independent physical commodity merchant and industrial asset development company based in The Netherlands. WMC Energy assists companies in the lithium-ion battery material supply chains with their raw material supply, financing and risk mitigation needs. Prior to WMC Energy, she spent three years as Director of Metals and Raw Materials at Northvolt AB, leading the team responsible for procurement of metal (copper and aluminium) and cathode raw materials (nickel, manganese, cobalt and lithium).

Earlier in her career, Ms. Schweitz spent 13 years with Boliden AB, a major European metal producer and processor, in progressively senior roles principally working in purchasing, sales and risk management of a variety of precious and base metals. Ms. Schweitz has a Master’s Degree in Business Economics from Umeå University in Sweden.

Dr. Matthew James, President & CEO of Euro Manganese, commented: “We welcome Hanna to our Board. She adds depth to our collective skills and experience, which will help tremendously as we continue to engage customers in the fast-moving market for battery raw materials. Hanna’s skills are highly relevant and we look forward to benefitting from her insights and perspectives.”

Ms. Schweitz said, “I am excited to be part of Euro Manganese. A company developing a project in Europe to extract critical battery raw materials by recycling old…