Sector Expert: Benoit La Salle

SEMAFO Inc.

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Benoit La Salle is the founder, president, chief executive officer and director of SEMAFO Inc. He is a Fellow Chartered Accountant and a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University and a Master of Business Administration degree from IMEDE, Switzerland. In 1980, La Salle founded Grou, La Salle & Associates, Chartered Accountants. La Salle serves on the boards of several public companies and is the former chairman of the board of Plan International Canada, one of the world's largest international child-centered non-governmental organizations.



Recent Interviews

First, Do Good When Mining for Gold: Benoit La Salle (5/23/12)

Benoit La Salle is the founder, president and CEO of SEMAFO, a mining company that rates its work in sustainability and community building as high as it does its gold production. In an exclusive interview with The Gold Report, La Salle tells investors why they should be looking at both gold and West Africa right now; which company report is most important (hint: it's no longer the annual report); and what a company's most critical asset is, no matter its project.

Recent Quotes

"MXI's Mali project is on our watch list."

The Gold Report Interview with Benoit La Salle (5/23/12)
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"AVR's Houndé project is showing grade."

The Gold Report Interview with Benoit La Salle (5/23/12)
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