Independent DirectorMr. Gary E. German serves as Independent Director of Nevsun Resources Ltd. Mr. German is a professional engineer with over thirtyfive years of senior executive experience in the building of companies projects operating teams and financing of global resource developments. His career was formed through twentyeight years in the Noranda Group culminating as Senior Vice President. Fluent in Portuguese and Spanish Mr. German Noranda international responsibilities included major projects in Chile industrial and mine developments in Brazil and executive strategic activities in some 20 countries. The past decade has included a diverse set of leadership roles in Corporationrationrate Finance Senior Advisor to the CEO of Saudi Arabia Maaden mining group and COO of TVX Gold . Mr. German joined the Nevsun board in April 1996 and was a Director of a number of international mining and development companies public on the TSX NYSE or NYSE MKT and other not forprofit organizations.
Director Since 2006German is a graduate of the University of Toronto and the University of Western Ontario .