African Barrick appoints chairman

FTSE 250 miner African Barrick Gold has appointed Kelvin Dushnisky as chairman with immediate effect, replacing acting chairman Derek Pannell. Dushnisky, who joined the board of the Africa-focused miner last June, is currently senior executive vice president of ABG’s parent Barrick Gold Corporation. With more than 25 years of experience across the mining industry, Dushnisky joined Canadian Barrick in 2002.