Green Technology Metals Limited (ASX: GT1) (GT1 or the Company) is pleased to announce, the appointment of Nicholas Rathjen as Head of Corporate Development in the Perth office, to spearhead the commercialisation of Green Technology Metals' lithium portfolio.
Green Technology Metals is accelerating development in North America to become the first pre-eminent vertically integrated lithium business in Ontario, Canada. The appointment of Mr Rathjen, a commercial professional with more than 10 years’ experience in equity capital markets and corporate development, is a key addition to the Company as we rapidly advance our projects toward production in order meet the global demand for lithium. Mr Rathjen will lead development activities from the corporate front to build on the company’s established strategic partnerships and explore downstream Investment and new business opportunities as GT1 advances the lithium potential across its portfolio.
Mr Rathjen brings a strong commercial capability having led early-stage lithium projects through development, definitive feasibility studies, execution of offtake agreements and the execution of commercial transactions. Mr Rathjen holds a Masters of Applied Finance, Bachelor of Commerce, Diploma of Investor Relations and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.