In conversation with: Mark Jones: waiting for the deal to be done

In conversation with: Mark Jones: waiting for the deal to be done

Mark Jones, CEO of Alecto Mining, explains to Leon Louw the reasons behind the company’s decision to change strategy from being an exploration company focusing on West Africa to becoming a development company in southern Africa.

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Andrew Lane: making a step change

Andrew Lane: making a step change

Modernisation, innovation, and new technology are about to change the mining industry forever, Andrew Lane tells Leon Louw.

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Mining industry can be its own worst enemy – Acacia boss Brad Gordon

Mining industry can be its own worst enemy – Acacia boss Brad Gordon

It’s been a busy couple of months for Brad Gordon, chief executive of Acacia Mining. Earlier this month the gold miner’s shares tumbled after its host country Tanzania slapped an export ban on some of its products. Shortly before that, it announced the discovery of a major new gold deposit in western Kenya. And in January, it emerged that Acacia was in merger talks with Toronto-listed peer Endeavour Mining.

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James Lake: closing mines safely

James Lake: closing mines safely

The time has come for mining companies to move beyond compliance only when it comes to environmental responsibility, James Lake, partner and principal scientist at SRK Consulting tells Leon Louw.

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