Severgroup CEO meets with the Head of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)

June 16, 2023

Severgroup CEO Alexey Mordashov and the Head of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Aysen Nikolayev discussed the prospects for cooperation in the socio-economic development of Yakutia at the sidelines of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

“Improving the quality of peoples' lives where our businesses operate is one of the most important elements of Severgroup's corporate culture. The Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) is one of the priority development areas for our metallurgical division, which includes the gold mining company Nordgold. It is a unique region with enormous potential, and it is our common task to unlock it. Dialogue and mutually beneficial cooperation between all stakeholders is a key to that. Together we can ensure the industrial and socio-economic development of Yakutia, protect the environment, and preserve the peoples’ traditions"

Alexey MordashovCEO of Severgroup

“I'm sure that a stronger partnership will bring tangible results for all residents of the republic. Together will help Yakutia to become an even more prosperous and developed region. Large industrial companies actively develop the territories where they operate and invest in the human capital"

Aysen NikolayevHead of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)

Founded by Alexey Mordashov, Severgroup investment company focuses on development of existing businesses and investment in promising startups in various areas, including metals and mining, power engineering, wood processing, tourism and banking, human capital development, advanced technology, telecommunications, and medicine.

About Nordgold

A part of Severgroup, Nordgold is a gold producer with operations and prospective projects in Russia, Kazakhstan, Guinea, and Burkina Faso. Founded in 2007, the company has established itself as a global leader in building high quality large-scale gold mining operations, and demonstrated its commitment to sustainability, environmental responsibility, and local community support. The company employs approximately 8,000 people.

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