Canadian Mining Journal


SolGold’s Nick Mather on receiving TNM’s Mining Person of the Year Award

LONDON, U.K. – The following is a transcript of SolGold (TSX: SOLG; LON: SOLG) CEO Nicholas Mather’s remarks at The Northern Miner’s Canadian Mining Symposium at Canada House in London, U.K., as he accepted in person his Northern Miner “Mining Person of the Year” Award for 2018, first announced in March 2019.


Thank you to The Northern Miner and Her Excellency, the High Commissioner of Canada to the United Kingdom. Thank you very much for this almost embarrassing award.

I say embarrassing because you hear lots of mineral operators say, you know, they found a deposit. Well, I’m here to tell you that no one person can ever lay claim to the discovery of a deposit or even a chain of them such as we have in SolGold and the fabulous country of Ecuador.

It takes a team of fantastically dedicated and highly professional geoscientists, lawyers, accountants, financiers.

Most importantly, the support of a myriad number of shareholders who invest all levels of money, all of which has the same trait in that it’s very important to them. So we treat all investors as sacrosanct. The capital of SolGold is the most important thing to us.

Continue reading at The Northern Miner.