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Xstrata Nickel CEO Joins NextSource Board of Directors

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NextSource Materials Inc. is a Toronto, Canada-based mining development company developing its 100% owned and feasible Molo Graphite project in Madagascar. The Company’s Molo graphite project is one of the largest and highest quality known deposits of graphite and the only one with SuperFlake graphite. The commissioning of phase 1 of the Molo mine is scheduled for the second quarter of 2022.

Ian Pearce, the former CEO of Xstrata Nickel and prior to that the COO of Falconbridge, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of NextSource Materials, chaired by Mick Davis  . Pearce has over 40 years of mining experience with major global producers and brings a unique combination of construction and mining expertise, coupled with in-depth environmental, social and corporate governance (“ESG”) experience. . He is currently director and chair of governance, technical and sustainable development committees for several global mining producers.

“I had the privilege of working with him during our time together at Xstrata and X2  Resources  . With his vast experience in mining  operations  as well as his expertise in environment, sustainability and corporate governance, he will be an important addition to our team as we execute our strategy to become a global and vertically integrated supplier of materials. battery life that will fuel the global transition. to clean energy, ”said Mick Davis.