MONTREAL, Dec. 13, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - Argex Mining Inc. (Argex) (TSXV: RGX) (FSE: ASV) (OTCBB: ARGEF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. André Laferrière as Vice-President, Mining and Geology. Mr. Laferrière has been a valued member of the Argex team since June 2011 and has made significant contributions since joining the team.Mr. Laferrière brings to Argex over 14 years of experience in exploration and mineral project development. Mr. Laferrière has focused over the years in mineral resource estimation and NI 43-101 reporting and compliance. He has also specialized in mineral exploration project management and evaluation. Some of the commodities he has covered include copper, nickel, PGE, gold, technology metals and rare earths amongst others.