David Smith Joins Dominion Diamond Board

Smith is the ninth member of the board

Dominion Diamond Corp., the Canadian mining company, has named David Smith to its board, bringing the total number of members to nine.

Smith will also serve as chair of the audit committee.

Smith is a senior financial executive with more than 30 years of leadership experience. He was previously chief financial officer of Finning International Inc. and has held executive positions at Ballard Power Systems and Barrick Gold Corp.

“We are pleased to welcome David to the board,” said Robert Gannicott, chairman of the board. “His considerable experience in finance coupled with his extensive management capabilities will be a strong asset to the board.”