Coeur Mining Inc. announced Aoife McGrath will join the Company as Senior Vice President of Exploration, effective next month. Ms. McGrath will assume leadership of Coeur’s exploration efforts from Hans Rasmussen, who plans to retire as previously announced.
Coeur Mining Inc excited to have McGrath aboard
“Aoife is an accomplished leader and we are excited to welcome her to Coeur as our new Senior Vice President of Exploration,” said Mitchell J. Krebs, President and CEO.
“Aoife’s experience in global exploration projects as well as her corporate development and capital markets knowledge makes her an excellent addition to our executive team.”
“We are excited to welcome her and look forward to her leadership across our exploration initiatives, especially with the pipeline of opportunities the Company has in the coming years.”
“Aoife will lead a strong team as we continue to pursue our strategy of discovering, developing and operating a balanced portfolio of precious metals assets in North America.”
Coeur’s appointee has extensive industry experience
Most recently, Ms. McGrath served as Vice President of Exploration for the Africa and Middle East region at Barrick Gold Corp. and has over 20 years of experience in various exploration and leadership roles in the metals and mining industry. Ms. McGrath has a proven track record of exploration discoveries, strategic initiatives and business transformation.
“We would like to thank Hans for the great work he has done since joining in 2013.”
“Hans Rasmussen has been instrumental in leading the exploration efforts across Coeur, most recently leading the largest exploration investment in Company history in 2021 and has served as a valuable member of the executive team,” Mitchell J. Krebs added,