Kennedy Ventures appoints CEO

Kennedy Ventures has appointed Larry F. Johnson as a director and the new chief executive with immediate effect. He replaces Peter Hibberd who steps down from the role.

Johnson, aged 58, has more than 25 years' experience in the tantalum industry having worked with two large US based publicly listed companies with core interests in tantalum.

Hibberd has been with the company for two years and steps down from the board to pursue other business interests.

At 9:46am: (LON:KENV) Kennedy Ventures Plc share price was +0.38p at 8.38p