- Chesterfield Resources appointed Friday Michael Parker as Chief Operating Officer for its copper exploration Cyprus.

Mr Parker joined the company after a distinguished 20-year career at First Quantum Minerals, where he held senior Country Manager positions and played a key role in two substantial copper discoveries, the company said.

'Mike has already been working with Chesterfield over the past three months on a Project Management basis helping to expand our copper exploration programme in Cyprus. During this time Mike has become very confident in our prospects, which has attracted him to take a permanent role,' said Executive Chairman Martin French.

At 10:10am: [LON:CHF] Chesterfield Resources Plc Ord 0.1p share price was +0.63p at 4.63p

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