Canadian Metals Inc announced that Mr Arnab De has been appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer of CME and QNB Metals Inc, replacing Patsie Ducharme who has stepped down as the CFO but remains as consultant. Mr De, CPA, CGMA, CMA, MBA, is a seasoned mining executive with nearly 20 years' experience in financial management, mine financial planning, business optimization and strategy development. He is the principal of Resurgent Montreal Inc., a financial management consulting firm. Prior to that he served Tata Steel for 19 years, last occupying the position of CFO at JCAPCPL, a 50:50 JV of Tata Steel with Nippon Steel producing automotive steels. Prior to that, he was appointed as the CFO for Tata Steel Minerals Canada in 2011Canadian Metals Inc is a Canada-based silicon metal producer. The Company focuses on the development of its Langis Project, which is a silica deposit located in the province of Quebec in Canada.