Taseko Mines Limited announced the following executive management appointment. Richard Tremblay, MBA, P.Eng., has been appointed chief operating officer. Richard joined Taseko in 2014 as General Manager of the Gibraltar Mine before transitioning to the corporate leadership team where he has been acting as Senior Vice President, Operations in recent years.

Richard has over 30 years of mining industry experience focussed on large-scale open pit mining operations and mineral processing. He has been instrumental in the development of the Florence Copper Project, including the successful permitting process and technical de-risking of the project. Richard will continue to have responsibility for all of Taseko's operations and project development activities.