Past roles
Mr Benbow’s responsibilities include oversight of the Company’s operations and project development. During his 45 year career, Mr Benbow has taken three green field gold developments into production, including Alacer Gold Corp.’s Çöpler Gold Mine in Eastern Turkey which has produced over 1 million ounces as one of the lowest cost producers in the world. The Çöpler mine is now moving into development of the refractory ore contained within the deposit.

Brings to the Board
Mr Benbow’s responsibilities include oversight of the Company’s operations and project development. Mr Benbow is Chairman of Chaarat’s Technical Committee. Mr Benbow is also a member of Chaarat’s Nominations Committee and HSE Committee.

Other commitments (non executive)
Mr Benbow is also a director of Powderhouse Gulch LLC (Colorado).