Jupiter Mines (ASX:JMS) has appointed a new non-executive director, Hans Mende - he starts today.
He has previously worked in the global steel and coal industries within Australia and South Africa.
He is the founder and former non-executive director of Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC) and also served on the board of many resource companies.
He is currently director of White Energy (ASX:WEC).
Shares in Jupiter Mines (ASX:JMS) closed 2.67 per cent higher at 38.5 cents yesterday.