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Boart Longyear Appoints a New Director

Boart Longyear Limited (ASX: BLY) is pleased to announce the appointment of Barbara Jeremiah as a non-executive director of the Company effective 1 October 2011. 

Mrs Jeremiah’s professional career includes several senior executive roles for Alcoa, Inc., a Fortune 100 company that is the world’s primary producer of primary aluminium and fabricated aluminium. She retired as Alcoa’s Executive Vice President for Corporate Development in 2009 and in that role was responsible for leading Alcoa’s worldwide acquisition and divestiture activity as well as its strategic analysis of its business. Prior to her corporate development responsibilities, she held several senior positions in Alcoa’s legal department, including corporate secretary and assistant general counsel. 

Mrs. Jeremiah is a non-executive director of EQT, Inc. (New York Stock Exchange), Allegheny Technologies, Inc. (New York Stock Exchange), and First Niagara Financial Group (NASDAQ). She also serves on the board of two non-profit organizations in the United States.

Mrs. Jeremiah is based in Pittsburgh in the United States. Her educational background includes a Juris Doctorate from the University of Virginia School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Brown University.

“Barbara brings a wealth of experience to our Board. Her knowledge of business development and experience in the resources sector for a global business will bring a significant value to our shareholders, the Board and the executive team,” said Chairman David McLemore. “We are excited to add her skills and perspective to our Board”.
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