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Semafo is a mining company involved in the exploration, development, and operation of gold properties. The Company operates the Mana Mine in Burkina Faso, which includes the satellite deposits of Siou. Semafo's strategic focus is to maximize shareholder value by effectively managing its existing assets as well as pursuing organic and strategic growth opportunities.
HQQuebec, CA
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (May 2020)1,235(+20%)
Share Price (Jun 2020)C$4.6 (-2%)
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Key People/Management at Semafo

Benoit Desormeaux

Benoit Desormeaux

President and Chief Executive Officer, Director
Martin Milette

Martin Milette

Chief Financial Officer
Eric Paul-Hus

Eric Paul-Hus

Vice-President, Law, Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary
Sylvain Duchesne

Sylvain Duchesne

Vice-President, Engineering & Construction
John Jentz

John Jentz

Vice-President, Corporate Development & Investor Relations
Alain Mélanson

Alain Mélanson

Vice-President, Human Resources
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Semafo Office Locations

Semafo has offices in Quebec and Ouagadougou
Quebec, CA (HQ)
100 Boulevard Alexis-Nihon, 7th floor
Ouagadougou, BF
Ave Babanguida
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Semafo Financials and Metrics

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Closing stock price (29-Jun-2020)

Semafo's current market capitalization is C$1.5 b.
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Semafo News and Updates

UPDATE 2-Endeavour Mining buys Semafo to create biggest Burkina Faso gold miner

Endeavour Mining said on Monday it will acquire Semafo in a C$1 billion ($690.7 million) deal to create the biggest gold producer in Burkina Faso. The combined group will produce 1 million ounces

Semafo says Boungou mine operations not expected to restart this year

Canadian gold miner Semafo Inc said on Monday it does not expect to restart operations at its Boungou Mine in Burkina Faso this year after a deadly attack on a convoy of buses carrying its employees last month forced it to suspend operations.

Semafo Keeps Burkina Faso Mine Shuttered as Death Toll Rises

Semafo Keeps Burkina Faso Mine Shuttered as Death Toll Rises

UPDATE 1-Reopening of Boungou mine in Burkina will depend on security - Semafo

Canadian gold miner Semafo will not resume operations at its Boungou mine in Burkina Faso until security in the area is assured following last week's deadly ambush on a road to the site, the company said on Monday.

One Semafo worker still missing after deadly Burkina convoy attack - CEO

One worker is still missing in Burkina Faso after last week's attack on a convoy carrying employees of Canadian gold miner Semafo, its chief executive, Benoit Desormeaux, said at a briefing in the Burkinabe capital on Monday.

Semafo Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Semafo founded?

    Semafo was founded in 1995.

  • Who are Semafo key executives?

    Semafo's key executives are Benoit Desormeaux, Martin Milette and Eric Paul-Hus.

  • How many employees does Semafo have?

    Semafo has 1,235 employees.

  • Who are Semafo competitors?

    Competitors of Semafo include Agnico Eagle, Midway Gold and Dakota Territory Resource.

  • Where is Semafo headquarters?

    Semafo headquarters is located at 100 Boulevard Alexis-Nihon, 7th floor, Quebec.

  • Where are Semafo offices?

    Semafo has offices in Quebec and Ouagadougou.

  • How many offices does Semafo have?

    Semafo has 2 offices.