Westpac Appoints Joanne Dawson as Group Treasurer
Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC) declared that Curt Zuber, Acting Chief Executive of Westpac Institutional Bank will retire in 2021 and will be replaced by Joanne Dawson.
She has been appointed as Group Treasurer of Westpac and possesses more than 25 years of experience working in financial markets.
Westpac Group CEO Peter King was delighted to appoint Ms Joanne who has been with the Group since 2003. Mr King also laudedMr Curt’s leadership, insights and commitment abilities as well as his significant role in strengthening the balance sheet of the Group in challenging times.
Piedmont Lithium’s Shares Surges 236% on Nasdaq After Tesla Deal
On 28 September 2020, Piedmont Lithium Ltdâ¯(ASX:PLL)â¯announced that it had entered in a binding agreement with Tesla Inc for supplying spodumene concentrate. The agreement is a five-year fixed price binding agreement with an optional extension of five years.
Piedmont disclosed that this agreement confirms the strategic nature of unique American spodumene deposit.
Post this significant announcement on 28 September 2020, the share price of Piedmont rose by 236.36% to close the market at US$37.0 onâ¯Nasdaq.