The company, in a statement, highlighted that Shine is a highly experienced mining director and was previously chief executive of De Beers Trading Company.
“We are very pleased to welcome Varda to the board following an extensive search process.
“Varda brings a wealth of experience to the board at a time when the company is looking to continue its diversification and focus on 21st century commodities that support a more sustainable future.
“We believe that Varda’s proven track record of previous and current board experience on public listed companies and leadership in the extractive sector complements the experience of our other directors and will serve to further strengthen the board’s skills and expertise.”
Shine, meanwhile, added: “I am delighted to join the board of Anglo Pacific at such an exciting time for the company and I look forward to being part of the journey and supporting the strategy and growth ambitions.”