Peregrine Appoints a Chief Financial Officer

February 6, 2006 PDF version
February 6, 2006 - Vancouver, Canada - Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. (“Peregrine”) (TSX-V: PGD) is pleased to announce that Mr. Greg Shenton has joined the Company as Chief Financial Officer, bringing a wealth of mining finance and management experience to Peregrine.

Mr. Shenton has worked with the Ivanhoe Group of companies from November, 1989 until joining Peregrine. During this time he has served as Chief Financial Officer for three Ivanhoe Group companies including Ivanhoe Nickel & Platinum Ltd., Jinshan Gold Mines Inc. and Asia Gold Corp. Mr. Shenton also held the position of Controller with Diamond Fields Resources Ltd., DiamondWorks Ltd. and Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. Mr. Shenton is a Certified General Accountant.

Peregrine is well funded Canadian diamond exploration/development company that is managed by experienced geoscientists. The company is taking the plus 9 hectare DO-27 diamondiferous kimberlite into prefeasibility, and is exploring for other diamondiferous kimberlites on its extensive land holdings in Canada. The company trades on the TSX-V Exchange under the symbol “PGD”.

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd.
Eric Friedland, President and CEO
Alan Carter, COO

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