Catherine Gignac joins board of directors at uranium miner Cameco

SASKATOON – Uranium miner Cameco Corp. (TSX:CCO) said Wednesday that Catherine Gignac has been appointed to the company’s board of directors effective Jan. 1.

Gignac has worked as a geologist, mining equity research analyst and consultant.

The company said Gignac covered the mining and minerals sector as an analyst and has had extensive experience in project value analysis and mergers and acquisitions.

“Her extensive mining industry and capital market expertise will provide valuable insight as we implement Cameco’s strategy,” Cameco chairman Neil McMillan said in a statement.

Gignac also serves on the boards of St. Andrew Goldfields Ltd., Trevali Mining Corp. and Corvus Gold Inc.

Cameco is one of the world’s largest uranium producers and a member of the Bruce Power partnership.