02 Sep AO HOLDINGS TEAM AND GROUP R ZAMBIA REPRESENTED AT AFRICA DOWN UNDER IN PERTH, AUSTRALIA 2015
Cybercity, Ebene, Mauritius 2 September 2015: As the leading event for Australian mining companies operating or wanting to operate on the African continent Africa Down Under is the place to be seen as an real African role player. Yet again Africa was promoted as a premier investment destination for the mining industry.
As part of the AO Holdings endeavors to build the “Africa” brand, as a preferred investment destination for especially mining companies, the company sent a delegation to introduce AO and its operating subsidiary Group R Holdings Ltd to meet and network with the Australian mining community.
“With Australia being a key player in both the African and Asian commodity and mining sectors it is pivotal to invest time and money in establishing business associations with the Australian mining community” said John-Ernest Fogwell CEO of AO Holdings Ltd.
As a more intimate and focused expo Africa Down Under holds great networking opportunities and by leveraging these opportunities we can add great value to the African mining sector as well as the entire continent as a whole.
“We are confident that Group R is the premier supplier of mining contracting services on the African continent and by establishing high level connections with Australian role players that believe in the continent we are also confident that we can add value to Australian operators on the continent” said Mr. Johan Botha CFO of Group R Holdings Ltd.
More about AO Holdings Ltd
AO Holdings Ltd t/a Africa One Holdings is a Private Equity company based in Mauritius. AOH was founded to identify, implement and leverage the plethora of business opportunities available in Africa. Africa One primarily aims to provide institutional and armchair investors with the opportunity to invest into larger unlisted companies on the Africa continent thus providing shareholders stable, above average growth whilst still enjoying liquidity not normally associated with private equity investments.
More about Group R Holdings Ltd
Group R Holdings Ltd is an operating division of firm AO Holdings Ltd (“Africa One”), a Private Equity investor into the mining industry. Group R commenced their African operations with a turnkey underground development and mining contract in Mali on behalf of Randgold Resources. Since then they have grown into a key role player in mechanised underground mining in Zambia, South Africa and is busy setting up their Botswana operations.