Chicago, Illinois – February 5, 2018 – Coeur Mining, Inc. (“Coeur” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CDE) today announced the appointment of Eduardo Luna and Jessica L. McDonald to the Company’s Board of Directors effective February 9, 2018. The addition of Mr. Luna and Ms. McDonald will increase the size of Coeur’s Board of Directors to ten members.
Mr. Luna has spent over forty years in the precious metals mining industry and has held prior senior executive and board positions at several companies including Industrial Peñoles, Goldcorp Inc., Luismin SA de CV, Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., Alamos Gold Inc., and Primero Mining Corp. He is currently the President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Rochester Resources Ltd., a junior natural resources company with assets in Mexico. He is also a member of the Boards of Directors of Wheaton Precious
Metals Corp. and DynaResource, Inc. Mr. Luna is the former President of the Mexican Mining Chamber and a former President of the Silver Institute. He was recently inducted into the Mexico Mining Hall of Fame and serves as Chairman of the Advisory Board of the Faculty of Mines at the University of Guanajuato where he received a degree in Mining Engineering.