Who is Robert Friedland?
He is the founder of Ivanhoe Capital Corporation and Ivanhoe Mines. He was born on August 18, 1950. He is married to Darlene M. Friedland.
Ivanhoe Capital Corporation is a venture capital firm. The firm is investing in energy, oil, and gas projects. It is also investing in emerging markets such as Congo.
Ivanhoe Mines is a mineral exploration and mining development company. It is based in Vancouver, Canada.
The company also has a successful copper project in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The project named Kamoa Kakula.
Turquoise Hill Gold Mine
Frieland is also a shareholder at Turquoise Hill Resources. Turquoise Hill owns 66% of Oyu Tolgoi Copper-Gold Mine. It is one of the world’s largest copper-gold-silver mines. It went into production in early 2013.
The Ivanhoe Mines executive was a shareholder at Diamond Fields Resources. Diamond Fields is focused on diamonds and gold. And other base metal opportunities worldwide.
His net worth is $ 1.3 billion.