Hummingbird Resources
Primary ticker: AIM:HUM
Stage of development: Exploration, Production, Development
Primary minerals: gold
Project to promote: Yanfolila Gold Mine

Live financials

A new producer with significant gold inventory of 6.4Moz across two projects in West Africa. Has a major stake in Cora Gold, a growing West African exploration firm, and a highly experienced team with a proven track record.

Management Profile

Dan Betts – CEO

CEO Dan Betts founded Hummingbird in 2005 and is widely experienced in the metals trading industry and exploration. Head of BD Bert Monro joined in 2009 and has held current position since 2010. Also a non-exec director of Cora Gold.

What is your rationale for attending 121 Mining Investment?

Investor meetings

What recent news would you like to highlight to investors attending?

First full year of commercial production at Yanfolila

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

3 Months:

Complete first full year production

6 Months:

Continue exploration programme and install secondary ball mill

12 Months:

extend mine life

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

An unusually heavy rainy season resulted in the need to carry out remediation work to a damaged wall on one of our mineable pits. We have structured plans in place to complete this within a set time and budget, in order to return to full profitability in 2019

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

Narrative of successful exploration, IPO and building the Yanfolila Gold Mine on time and on budget, in order to hit production by our deadline.