American Lithium appoints Peru-based Director

Source: press release, 4 October 2022

photo: American Lithium Corp.
photo: American Lithium Corp.

American Lithium Corp. has announced the appointment of Carsten Korch to the Board of Directors and as an audit committee member.

Korch is a Peru-based entrepreneur with more than 30 years’ experience as founder, co-founder, and board member of companies across a variety of sectors. Carsten has lived in Peru for over 20 years and is an established member of that community with deep relationships throughout the country.

Korch is an innovative leader who specialises in project development and government issues and has significant experience in audit and compensation committee matters. He was an early investor in Assante Gold Corporation (West Africa) and has supported the company through exploration, development and into production and is an independent board member and member of the audit committee. He is also on the Board of Peru based Panoro Apurimac SA., a private company exploring for copper in Peru. Korch was born and raised in Denmark and communicates in 6 languages including Spanish.

Andy Bowering, Chairman of American Lithium states, “We are very pleased to welcome Carsten to the company. He is an innovative, resourceful, and forward-thinking leader with deep relationships and connections in Peru and strong knowledge of local matters. He sees great potential in our projects, as well as the benefits they can unlock for Peru and is committed to supporting and working with our team and stakeholders to help us maximise value.”