Chairman of the Board
Christopher, minerals financier & economist, ran business development for natural resources for the IFC (International Finance Corporation) out of London office from 2006-2010, IFC is private sector arm of the World Bank Group, and is a major private sector investor in mining in emerging markets. Earlier he led IFC mining transactions in Africa, Russia, Central Asia and and Latin America. Prior, he advised African governments in natural resource policy and, negotiations in Ghana, Tanzania, Mozambique and Swaziland. From 2010—2017 he was on the board of and latterly Non Executive Chairman of Triple Plate Junction, now Tethyan Resources, which was listed on AIM in London.
Annamite Resources, Starts Exploration Activities on its Sokdee Project in Laos
1 Mar 2021
Following the Prime Minister order for the reinstatement in November 2021 of the LHBS Business, Exploration and Feasibility Licenses, with Annamite Resources now owning 70% of LHBS, we are pleased to announce that formal approval to start exploration activities on the 50 square kilometers exploration and feasibility Sokdee tenements has been received from the Department of Geology and Mines (DGM) on 25 February 2022.
The in-country team is ready to embark on a two-month work program on the Star porphyry prospect, consisting of in-fill soil geochemical sampling, geological mapping and 1,000m core drilling. Within the constraints of the Covid pandemic we have been able to secure the financing of this initial testing program. In parallel with maximizing in-ground spending at Star prospects and its immediate environs, Annamite will engage with local communities around the project area with the objective to maximize local employment and provide fair compensation for temporary land access.
Didier Fohlen, CEO of Annamite Resources