VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Patriot Battery Metals Inc. (the “Company” or “Patriot”) PMET PMETF (FSE: R9GA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jon Christian Evensen as a Director of the Company effective immediately.
Mr. Evensen is a private investor with 10 years’ experience in investment banking and investment management focused on natural resources. While at Luminus Management, he built the global metals & mining sector vertical to deploy over $1 billion gross capital in a cross asset strategy including public equities, opportunistic credit, commodity futures, private investments, and opportunistic physical commodities. In addition to his time at Luminus, he covered the metals & mining industry while at Millennium and a number of start-up hedge funds. Before joining the investment management industry, he started his career at Morgan Stanley in the natural resources coverage group of the investment banking division. Mr. Evensen holds a BA in Economies and Political Science from Amherst College.
President and Director, Blair Way, states: “We are very pleased to welcome JC to the Patriot Battery Metals team. His capital markets and resource sector skill set will greatly enhance our team moving forward as we continue to grow the company and build investor awareness. JC’s experience will be extremely valuable as the company evolves into a major source of North American hardrock lithium.”
The Company also announces the resignation of long-term Director, Paul Chung. We would like to take this opportunity to thank Mr. Chung for his valued contribution to the Board over the many years he has been with the Company.
About Patriot Battery Metals Inc.
Patriot Battery Metals Inc. is a mineral exploration company focused on the acquisition and development of mineral properties containing battery, base, and precious metals.
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