Mr. Han on May 21, Ms. Dechev raised Mr. Burns as a candidate for director, and recommended Mr, Burns "due to the core competencies of the current mix" of directors.  She went on to describe Mr. Burns:


        "Mr. Burns is on the board of China Gold International Resources and has extensive experience in the global resource sector and is currently Managing Director of NuCoal Energy Corp. a private Saskatoon based energy company. Mr. Burns is a former Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Drexel Burnham Lambert Commodity Group in New York, London and Chicago, a former Managing Director and Global Head of the Derivative Trading and Finance Group of Barclays Metals Group, Barclays Bank PLC in London and a former Managing Director and an Associated Person of FRM Risk Management Inc. in Chicago. He has also acted as an independent Director, Audit Committee member and lead Director or a number of publicly listed resource companies."

Some nr with CGG on  a plan would be good for both parties   !