Asanko Gold

Website: www.asanko.com
Primary ticker: TSX:AKG; NYSE:AKG
Stage of development: Production
Primary minerals: Gold
Project to promote: The Asanko Gold Mine

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Asanko’s vision is to become a mid-tier gold mining company that maximizes value for all its stakeholders. The Company’s flagship project, located in Ghana, West Africa, is the jointly owned Asanko Gold Mine with Gold Fields Ltd, which Asanko manages and operates. Asanko is managed by highly skilled and successful technical, operational and financial professionals. The Company is strongly committed to the highest standards for environmental management, social responsibility, and health and safety for its employees and neighbouring communities. In 2018 Asanko won the prestigious “Mining Company of the Year” at the Ghana Mining Industry Awards.

Management Profile

Peter Breese – President & CEO

Peter Breese, President & CEO, has over 30 years of experience in the global mining industry with a strong track record of successful project development and operations management. During his career, he has held a number of executive positions, including CEO of ASX-listed Mantra Resources, the uranium development company acquired by ARMZ (part of the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation) in 2011, Chief Executive of Norilsk International, part of the Nornickel, following its acquisition of LionOre Mining in 2007, where he was COO, as well as senior management & Board positions with Impala Platinum, Mimosa Mining Company and Zimasco.


What is your rationale for attending 121 Mining Investment?

To broaden our shareholder base and increase our exposure to new investors


What are your key goals for the next 3, 6 and 12 months?

3 Months:

Trial mining at Esaase

6 Months:

Announce the long-term development plans for the Esaase Deposit

12 Months:

Release exploration results


What do you see as the key risks and challenges facing your company at the moment and how are you overcoming these?

Gold Price and Geopolitical Climate


In a sentence, what do you think makes your company such a compelling investment?

Excellent operational track record