Gold Industry Consolidation – Can it Reshape the Industry and Reinvigorate Investor Interest and Returns

13 Mar 2019

David Garofalo

President and CEO ,

The global gold sector has recently seen a wave of consolidation with leading gold companies including Barrick & Randgold and Newmont & Goldcorp agreeing to merge.  Industry observes believe this may just be the beginning of a major consolidation in the gold sector which could reshape the industry.  What is driving this consolidation? Will it lead to better performance by gold groups and improved returns for shareholders? What could happen next in the sector? Please join us for the Asia Mining Club’s next event where David Garofalo, President and CEO of Goldcorp, will discuss industry consolidation and what it could mean for the future of the gold sector.”

Reserve a table:
To book a branded table at the Asia Mining Club Luncheon for your team and invited guests, please contact Club Secretary at or +852-9191-0630.

Special Branded table price is HK$8,000 for 10 pax.

Individual tickets:
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Date - 13 Mar 2019 (Wednesday)
Time - 12:00pm Reception, 12:30pm Lunch, 2:00pm Close
Venue - Watermark Seafood Bar and Grill
Level P. Central Pier 7, Star Ferry,
Central, Hong Kong
Price - HK$700 per person; HK$8,000 per branded table
Dress code - Business Attire


Speaker Profile

David Garofalo was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Goldcorp in February 2016. Prior to joining Goldcorp, David was President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Hudbay since July 2010.

Before joining Hudbay, David served as Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer with Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (1998–2010). Earlier in his career, he served as Treasurer and held various finance roles with Inmet Mining Corporation (1990–1998). David was named Canada’s CFO of the Year by Financial Executives International Canada (2009) and Top Gun CFO by Brendan Wood International (2009 and 2010) and was recognized by IR Magazine with awards for Best Investor Relations by a CFO (2009 and 2010) and Best Investor Relations by a CEO (2011). He was also The Northern Miner’s Mining Person of the Year for 2012.

A graduate of the University of Toronto (B.Comm.), David is a Chartered Public Accountant and a Certified Director of the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD.D). He also serves on the boards of directors of the Vancouver Board of Trade and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra.