Brazil Resources Inc. Welcomes Enzio Garayp to the Board of Directors
VANCOUVER, Aug. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Brazil Resources Inc. (the “Company”)
(TSX-V: BRI) is pleased to announce that Enzio Garayp was elected to
its board of directors by the Company’s shareholders at its annual
general and special meeting held yesterday (the “Meeting”). At the
Meeting, the Company’s shareholders also, among other things,
re-elected its incumbent board members.
On Mr. Garayp’s appointment, Amir Adnani, Chairman, stated: “We are very
pleased to have Enzio join our board of directors. Already, as a
member of the Company’s Advisory Board, he has proven to be valuable.
His extensive experience with Brazilian gold projects and gold
districts, as well as his operational experience gained while at his
previous positions, will be a significant benefit and resource.”
Enzio Garayp served as the Exploration Manager for Kinross Gold Corporation in
Brazil where he oversaw the delineation of an 8-million-ounce expansion
of the 15-million-ounce Paracatu Mine, Brazil’s largest gold mine. He
has over 25 years of experience in the various stages of the mining
industry, from grass-roots exploration to underground and open-pit
mines. During his career, he has worked with numerous multinational
mining companies including Teck Cominco, where he served as Country
Manager-Brazil, CVRD, Anschutz, Falconbridge and Gold Fields. Mr.
Garayp holds a Bachelor’s degree in Geology from the University of
Minas de Gerais in Brazil and a diploma in Structural Geology from Ouro
Preto University in Brazil.
About Brazil Resources Inc.
Brazil Resources Inc. is a mineral exploration company with a focus on
the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral properties in
the emerging gold districts of Brazil and in additional prolific areas
of South America. Currently, the Company’s principal property is the
Montes ÃƒÂureos project, located in the Gurupi Gold Belt in the state of
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SOURCE Brazil Resources Inc.