Platinum Group Metals Ltd. (TSX: PTM) (NYSE American: PLG) ("Platinum Group" "PTM" or the "Company") announces that Greg Blair has been appointed to the position of Chief Financial Officer ("CFO") effective September 27, 2022, following his serving as Interim CFO since July 2021. Mr. Blair will be based in Vancouver and will oversee the Company's global financial reporting obligations and internal and disclosure controls.
Mr. Blair's appointment was unanimously approved by the Board of Platinum Group. Frank Hallam, President, CEO and Director of the Company commented, "Greg Blair has been an integral member of the team at Platinum Group Metals Ltd. since 2010. His careful management style, work commitment and contribution towards our objectives over that time have been invaluable to the Company. He will play a significant role as we advance our development objectives for the large-scale Waterberg platinum and palladium project. I am pleased to welcome Greg as the Company's new CFO."
A Chartered Professional Accountant with over 13 years of experience in public and private enterprises, Mr. Blair holds a degree in Economics from Simon Fraser University and was the Company's Financial Controller from 2010 to 2021.
About Platinum Group Metals Ltd. and Waterberg Project
Platinum Group Metals Ltd. is the operator of the Waterberg Project, a bulk underground palladium and platinum deposit located in South Africa. The Waterberg Project was discovered by Platinum Group and is being jointly developed with Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd., Mnombo Wethu Consultants (Pty) Ltd., Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation and Hanwa Co. Ltd.
On behalf of the Board of
Platinum Group Metals Ltd.
President and CEO
For further information contact:
Kris Begic, VP, Corporate Development
Platinum Group Metals Ltd., Vancouver
Tel: (604) 899-5450 / Toll Free: (866) 899-5450
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