On April 1 he will replace Tim Miller, who is stepping down for personal reasons.
Courtney Chamberlain, executive chairman of Minera IRL, said: "We are pleased to welcome Brad Boland to our executive team. Brad has extensive experience in finance in the mining industry including the position of CFO with several resource companies.
"Brad will be replacing Tim Miller who I wish to thank for an outstanding job in his role as CFO."
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