Arafura chief quits

The chief executive of rare earth miner Arafura has resigned. Arafura said Chris Tonkin would be replaced by the company's chief financial officer, Gavin Lockyer, from next week. The strain of travelling between his Melbourne home and the company's Perth headquarters was behind Mr Tonkin's decision, the company said.

The chief executive of rare earth miner Arafura has resigned. Arafura said Chris Tonkin would be replaced by the company's chief financial officer, Gavin Lockyer, from next week. The strain of travelling between his Melbourne home and the company's Perth headquarters was behind Mr Tonkin's decision, the company said.

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