Control Risks

What are the Security and Political Risks for Mining in Africa?

About this Podcast...

Joining Mining IQ for this interview is Mick Humphreys from Control Risks who discusses the very real and very challenging risks involved in African mining. Mick highlights the key security and political issues to watch for 2013 and beyond and how the recent downturn in commodity prices have affected the way people see Africa.

Control Risks is a global risk consultancy focused on assisting clients to capitalise on investment opportunities and manage the risks. They have has been assisting clients to invest in Africa for the past 35 years and have an expert team of analysts and consultants, some African based and others in London who provide the capability to do this. The Australian based team assist in the scoping and project management for their African focused clients. Mick has worked on projects in West Africa, Egypt and Zimbabwe in his earlier days in the company.

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