Perth based Piedmont Lithium (ASX:PLL) has recently recruited Timothy McKenna, a highly experienced advisor with over 35 years of experience in government and investor relations. Timothy will be providing advice on the Piedmont Lithium Project similar to his previous role with Rockwood Holdings Inc before they were acquired by Albermarle Corporation in 2006.
Mr McKenna has also served as vice president of US government relations, investor relations, and corporate communications for Lithium X Energy Corp, experience which will prove invaluable to Piedmont.
Piedmont’s management were very happy with Tim’s recruitment, with CEO Keith Phillips stating “We are pleased to welcome Tim to our team.
“Tim is a seasoned government and investor relations professional and his 12 years of experience in the lithium sector will help us build strong relationships with regulators and elected officials in North Carolina and at the federal level, where lithium is increasingly viewed as a material that is critical to US energy and national security.”
Piedmont plant to develop an integrated lithium hydroxide business and have completed a scoping study indicating $US 888 million project valuation.