Australian Vanadium Appoints CEO

ASX-listed Australian Vanadium has appointed Graham Arvidson as CEO.
Arvidson will work alongside MD Vincent Algar and COO Todd Richardson to progress the Australian Vanadium project through its final stages of development and into production.
“The board is delighted to have been able to secure such a high calibre individual as Graham to work with the team to develop the project. Arvidson’s appointment brings the right mix of leadership, industry acumen and proven track record in project development and operations to bolster the success of the company and its current team through the developer-producer transition and beyond,” said Algar on Monday.
Arvidson has 18 years of experience in the minerals sector spanning feasibility, evaluation, successful development and operation of mineral assets globally and across a broad range of commodities including deep experience in vanadium, lithium, nickel, and other future focused battery metals.
During the past four years, through his executive role at Primero Group, Arvidson has led lithium operations to achieve excellence in production, safety and quality, while providing industry leading project development and due diligence services to clients across the Australian and North American lithium sectors for clients including Pilbara Minerals, Tianqi Lithium, Altura Mining, Alita Resources, Galaxy Resources and Core Lithium.