(MENAFN - GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) itemprop="articleBody">SEXSMITH, Alberta, Jan. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Angkor Gold Corp. (TSXV: ANK and OTC: ANKOF) ('Angkor' or 'the Company') CEO Stephen Burega is pleased to announce the appointment of Viktoriya Griffin, CPA, CA, as the Chief Financial Officer of Angkor, effective immediately.
Mrs. Griffin is dedicated and knowledgeable Chartered Accountant who has over a decade of experience in her field. She started her career by leading audit and assurance services for public companies with large international accounting firms, including Deloitte in the UK and E & Y in Canada. Most recently, she led the CFO services line at Clearline CPA. Viktoriya is the CFO for several public companies on the TSX Venture Exchange with national and international operations.
'We are very pleased to welcome Viktoriya to Angkor,' said Angkor CEO Stephen Burega. 'Viktoriya was part of the team that previously provided Angkor with accounting services, and so we are very pleased with the skills, knowledge and continuity she brings to the job.'
Mrs. Griffin provides financial insights and strategic advice enabling the businesses to grow. She is also an active supporter of her community by being a Board member and the Chair of the Audit and Finance Committee of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Vancouver.
'I would also like to take this opportunity on behalf of Angkor's Board and management to thank our outgoing CFO, Grant T. Smith, CPA, CA, for his exceptional work for us,' said Burega.
ABOUT ANGKOR GOLD CORP.
ANGKOR Gold Corp. is a public company listed on the TSX-Venture Exchange and is a leading mineral explorer in Cambodia with a large land package and a first-mover advantage building strong relationships with all levels of government and stakeholders.
On behalf of the Board,
Executive Chairman, Angkor Gold Corp.
Stephen Burega, CEO
Telephone: +1 (647) 515-3734
Website: http://www.angkorgold.ca or follow us on Twitter @AngkorGold.
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Certain of the statements made and information contained herein may constitute 'forward-looking information.' In particular references to the private placement and future work programs or expectations on the quality or results of such work programs are subject to risks associated with operations on the property, exploration activity generally, equipment limitations and availability, as well as other risks that we may not be currently aware of. Accordingly, readers are advised not to place undue reliance on forward-looking information. Except as required under applicable securities legislation, the Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.