The National – Wednesday, February 2, 2011
NEWCREST Mining Ltd has appointed Lady Winifred Kamit as a non-executive director to the Newcrest board.
Kamit brings to the company extensive business experience and a broad knowledge of PNG.
She is a senior partner with Gadens Lawyers in Port Moresby and served as director of Lihir Gold Ltd from October 2004 until the completion of Newcrest’s acquisition of LGL last September.
Kamit holds a number of other directorships in companies including Post-Courier Ltd, Nautilus Minerals, Niugini Ltd and Steamships Trading Co Ltd.
She is also a councillor of PNG Institute of National Affairs and chairperson of coalition for change PNG, an initiative against violence against women and children.