July 17 AuRico Gold Inc said Chief
Executive René Marion resigned for health reasons and was
replaced by Scott Perry.
Perry joined the gold miner as chief financial officer in
AuRico Gold had cut its 2012 production forecast on Monday
as a high turnover of skilled laborers at its Ocampo mine in
northern Mexico weighed on gold and silver output.
René Marion, who was appointed CEO in October 2007, will
remain with the company as a strategic advisor to the board.
AuRico Gold's shares closed at C$7.67 on Monday on the
Toronto Stock Exchange.