Interviewee: Chris Ritcher
Interview Post Date: April 8, 2016
About Chris Ritcher
Chris has over 12 years of experience in the mining industry leading strategy, M&A, evaluation, and capital allocation efforts. Most recently, Chris was Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at AuRico Gold and before that he spent 7 years at Barrick Gold. Over his career Chris has completed over $20B in M&A transactions. Chris holds a Master of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Political Science from the University of Waterloo. He is also a CFA charter holder.
About AuRico Metals, Inc.
AuRico Metals is a precious metals royalty and development company whose royalty assets include a 1.5% NSR on the Young-Davidson Gold Mine, a 0.25% NSR on the Williams mine at Hemlo, and a 0.5% NSR on the Eagle River mine – all located in Ontario, Canada. AuRico Metals also has a 2% NSR on the Fosterville Mine, located in Victoria, Australia, and 100% ownership of the advanced stage Kemess Project in British Columbia, Canada.
AuRico Metals’ goal is to deliver sustained value creation for the company’s many stakeholders.