TORONTO, June 8, 2022 /CNW/ – Electra Battery Components Corporation (NASDAQ: ELBM) (TSXV: ELBM) (“Electra”) these days announced the appointment of Craig Cunningham, a finance executive with 17 yrs of encounter as Chief Economic Officer effective nowadays.
“Craig is a welcome addition to the Electra senior management staff, bringing executive amount leadership and additional than 17 a long time of accounting, finance, operational, and capital marketplaces knowledge,” claimed Trent Mell, CEO of Electra Battery Resources. “We look forward to his quite a few contributions as we execute on our strategy of getting North America’s initial built-in battery materials park.”
Prior to joining Electra, Mr. Cunningham was Vice President and Regional Fiscal Officer at Kinross Gold where he oversaw finance, facts know-how, offer chain and logistics, and administration features in Russia. Mr. Cunningham was responsible for accounting, budgeting, and procurement for important progress projects as well as the integration of considerable acquisitions. Mr. Cunningham held a series of progressively accountable roles whilst at Kinross commencing in 2010, together with accountability for assignments created to make improvements to operational performance, increase dollars move, and optimize performing cash. Previously, Mr. Cunningham served in controller, danger administration, and audit roles at Kik Custom Products and solutions, Loblaw Providers, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
“The adoption of electric powered cars will have a profound impact in tackling local weather alter and minimizing carbon emissions globally,” explained Mr. Cunningham. “I am enthusiastic to be becoming a member of Electra, a company at the forefront of building a safe and minimal-carbon offer chain of battery elements for the EV field in North The united states, and the place I can finest make use of my strategic, entrepreneurial, and enterprise competencies and expertise.”
Mr. Cunningham is a Chartered Specialist Accountant and a graduate of the Ivey Company Faculty, Western University (Govt Master of Company Administration) and the Goodman University of Small business, Brock University (Bachelor of Accounting, Honours).
In accordance with the Firm’s extensive expression incentive prepare, Electra has granted Mr. Cunningham incentive inventory choices to order an combination of 40,000 widespread shares of Electra exercisable at the previous day’s closing selling price of $4.90 for a interval of five several years. The stock choices will vest in three equivalent tranches on the initially, second and third anniversary of the grant date. Extended-time period incentive grants are a important retention and incentive instrument for vital employees and new hires and continue being subject to the acceptance of the TSX Undertaking Trade.
About Electra Battery Resources
Electra’s core tactic is to develop very low carbon, ethically sourced battery elements for the North American electrical auto provide chain. Electra is precisely targeted on building the very first integrated battery products park in North The united states, offering refined cobalt, nickel and recycled battery components to North American battery precursor brands. Electra also owns the state-of-the-art exploration-stage Iron Creek cobalt-copper venture in Idaho, Usa.
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