Deep-South Resources shareholders elects seven Directors at AGM
Vancouver, B.C., Canada – February 25, 2022 – Deep-South Resources Inc. ("Deep-South" or “the Company") (TSX-V: DSM) announces the voting results from the Company’s annual general meeting (“AGM”) held on February 25, 2022.
A total of 37,223,708 common shares were represented at the AGM, representing 25.44% of the votes attached to all outstanding common shares as at the record date. All of the matters submitted to the shareholders for approval as set out in the company’s notice of meeting and information circular; both dated January 12, 2022 were approved by 99.97% of the votes cast at the AGM.
The following Directors elected are John H Akwenye, Pierre Léveillé, Jean-Luc Roy, Ally Angula, Tim Fernback, Thomas Tumoscheit and Pierre Matte.
Mr. Chad Williams did not renew his Directorship for personal and business reasons. The Board of Directors would like to acknowledge his dedication and support during the past year. We wish him good luck with his future endeavors.
Mr. Pierre Matte has been appointed a Director of the Company for the first time. Mr. Matte has over 20 years experience in the mining industry. The majority of Mr. Matte's experience has been in Africa. He has been Director of Finance and Administration for Etruscan in Niger, for the Kenor Group in Guinea and for Anglogold in Mali. He has been General manager and Country Manager for Nevsun Resources and Avion Gold on the Tabakoto mine in Mali. He has been General manager for Roxgold in Burkina Faso. His experience includes exploration and development programs management, mines construction and mines operations. Mr. Matte holds a Bachelor’s degree in accounting sciences from “Université du Québec”, Montreal
About Deep-South Resources Inc
Deep-South Resources is a mineral exploration and development company Deep-South growth strategy is to focus on the exploration and development of quality assets in significant mineralized trends and in proximity to infrastructure in stable countries. In using and assessing environmentally friendly technologies in the development of its copper project, Deep-South embraces the green revolution.
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