VANCOUVER, May 10, 2019 /CNW/ - (LUC – TSX, LUC – BSE, LUC – Nasdaq Stockholm)
Lucara Diamond Corp. ("Lucara" or the "Company") held its Annual General & Special meeting of shareholders in Toronto, Ontario today. Shareholders voted as follows on the matters before the meeting:
Shareholders elected the following 7 board members with shareholders represented at the meeting voting in favour of individual directors as follows:
Appointment of Auditors
Shareholders re-appointed PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Lucara's auditors.
Stock Option Plan
The unallocated options under the Corporation's stock option plan, as well as certain amendments of the Plan as disclosed in Lucara's management proxy circular dated April 11, 2019 were approved by Shareholders with 84.62% of shares represented at the meeting voting in favour.
Advisory Resolution on Executive Compensation
Management's approach to executive compensation, also disclosed in Lucara's management proxy circular dated April 11, 2019 was approved with 86.12% of shares represented at the meeting voting in favour.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Lucara is a leading independent producer of large exceptional quality Type IIa diamonds from its 100% owned Karowe Mine in Botswana. The Company has an experienced board and management team with extensive diamond development and operations expertise. The Company operates transparently and in accordance with international best practices in the areas of sustainability, health and safety, environment and community relations.
Clara Diamond Solutions (Clara), wholly owned by Lucara Diamond Corp, is a secure, digital sales platform that uses proprietary analytics together with cloud and blockchain technologies to modernize the existing diamond supply chain, driving efficiencies, unlocking value and ensuring diamond provenance from mine to finger.
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SOURCE Lucara Diamond Corp.