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Fan Xian Yong, CEO, The Place Holdings

Fan Xian Yong
CEO | The Place Holdings
6 Battery Road, #16-06, 049909 Singapore (SGP)

+65 6781 8156

Interview with The Place Holdings: Sustainable Growth with Omni-Channel Strategies

March 24th, 2021

  • Asia
  • real estate
  • tourism
  • Media

Real estate, tourism and media - the field of activity of Singapore-based The Place Holdings is diverse. In this interview, Mr. Fan Xian Yong, CEO of The Place Holdings, explains how all three business areas complement each other, what innovations the company is pursuing, the role of strong partners in local markets, and why the company's cautious approach should pay off for shareholders.

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Evan Levine, CEO, PsyBio Therapeutics

Evan Levine
CEO | PsyBio Therapeutics
4400 West Sample Rd, FL-33073 Coconut Creek (USA)


Interview with PsyBio CEO: Biotech newcomer tackles mental illnesses

March 15th, 2021

  • Biotech

The U.S. biotech company PsyBio is focusing on active ingredients to combat depression and other mental illnesses. To this end, it is conducting research around psilocybin, an active ingredient derived from so-called magic mushrooms, which the company can produce itself inexpensively thanks to specially developed and patented processes using bacteria. Co-founder and CEO Evan Levine is certain that these active ingredients have what it takes to revolutionize the market for psychotropic drugs and bring great benefits to patients.

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Dirk Harbecke, Executive Chairman, Rock Tech Lithium Inc.

Dirk Harbecke
Executive Chairman | Rock Tech Lithium Inc.
600 – 777 Hornby Street, V6Z 1S4 Vancouver (CAN)

Rock Tech Lithium: Where Canadian Mining Meets German Engineering

March 8th, 2021

  • Lithium
  • ESG
  • Electric Vehicles

Rock Tech Lithium plans to supply the German automotive industry with lithium from 2023. The Company mines the battery metal sustainably in Canada according to Western standards and does so without wasting precious water or other negative environmental impacts. In further steps, the lithium will be refined for processing in battery factories, and the Company, owned by German Chairman Dirk Harbecke, will also rely on its own patents. Harbecke explains in an interview why it is a great advantage to map the entire value chain, why the market has not yet recognized the Company's potential, and what role prominent advocates play for Rock Tech Lithium.

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Andrew Davidson, CEO, Royal Helium Limited

Andrew Davidson
CEO | Royal Helium Limited
224, 4th Avenue South, S7K 5M5 Saskatoon (CAN)

+1 (306) 281-9104

Royal Helium CEO Andrew Davidson on NASA, SpaceX and the path to dynamic growth

February 24th, 2021

  • Helium
  • Chip industry
  • Saskatchewan

Royal Helium is a promising helium exploration company. The noble gas is expensive and needed in many areas, such as medical technology and the chip industry. Royal Helium operates in a classic production area in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan, which is characterized by high helium concentrations as well as good framework conditions for raw material companies. Unlike in mining, the step from explorer to producer is smaller for helium companies. We spoke with Royal Helium CEO Andrew Davidson about the company's plans.

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Craig Taylor, CEO, Defense Metals

Craig Taylor
CEO | Defense Metals
605-815 Hornby St., V6Z 1T9 Vancouver (CAN)

+1 (778) 994 8072

Milestones, ESG as an USP and the new openness of policy toward rare earths outside China - Defense Metals provides backgrounds

February 23rd, 2021

  • Rare Earths
  • Renewable Energy
  • China

Canada-based Defense Metals is gearing up to bring its Wicheeda rare earths project into production. A preliminary feasibility study is planned before the end of the first half of 2021. Recently, the company scored with outstanding rare earth recovery rates during test work. At the same time, the project is getting political backing - even subsidies beckon. How Defense Metals is positioned, how ESG and demand from the defense industry fit together, and what role a billion-dollar IPO in the U.S. plays, Defense CEO Craig Taylor explains in an interview.

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Alex Kent, Managing Director, Aspermont Limited

Alex Kent
Managing Director | Aspermont Limited
613 - 619 Wellington Street, WA, 6000 Perth (AUS)

+61 8 6263 9100

Aspermont shows the success of digitalization - Alex Kent has an agenda

January 27th, 2021

  • Big Data

Alex Kent is the Managing Director of Aspermont Limited, a public Mediatech company, which is listed in Australia and Germany. Aspermont owns a variety of media assets and user bases and is the leading media services provider to the global resource industries with a long history serving the mining industry. During Covid-19, the management was forced to reinvent the business model of the company.

We are pleased to hear from Managing Director, Alex Kent, on how Aspermont met the Covid-19 challenge.

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Jim Payne, CEO, dynaCERT Inc.

Jim Payne
CEO | dynaCERT Inc.
101-501 Alliance Avenue, M6N 2J1 Toronto, Ontario (CAN)

+1 416 766 9691

dynaCERT CEO Jim Payne on attractive hydrogen opportunities

January 11th, 2021

  • Hydrogen

dynaCERT is a Canadian company and has developed a hydrogen technology for diesel engines, that also provides significant fuel savings to the operator. The so-called HydraGEN™ technology uses a proprietary and patented electrolysis system to turn distilled water into H2 & O2 gases that are produced on demand. The company focuses on reducing the amount of Greenhouse gases (GHG) emitted by the combustion of carbon-based fuels. The technology works with internal combustion engines around the globe. CEO Jim Payne gives us more insides in our interview.

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Sebastian-Justus Schmidt, CEO and Founder, Enapter AG

Sebastian-Justus Schmidt
CEO and Founder | Enapter AG
Ziegelhäuser Landstraße 1, 69120 Heidelberg (D)

Enapter AG CEO and founder Sebastian-Justus Schmidt on the future of hydrogen

December 17th, 2020

  • Hydrogen

Germany-based Enapter AG says it is the technology leader in innovative Anion Exchange Membrane (AEM) electrolysis, which can be used to produce green hydrogen. The technology enables the construction of efficient, cost-effective and standardized electrolyzers and stacks. These can be scaled up to larger units according to the principle of modularity. In recent months, the Company completed its IPO in connection with a shell acquisition and has successfully completed a capital increase. In an interview shown below, the CEO and founder Sebastian-Justus Schmidt answers exciting questions about the future of the Company and hydrogen as an energy carrier.

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John Jeffrey, CEO, Saturn Oil & Gas Inc.

John Jeffrey
CEO | Saturn Oil & Gas Inc.
Suite 1000 - 207 9 Ave SW, T2P 1K3 Calgary, AB (CAN)


Saturn Oil & Gas CEO John Jeffrey on the future of the company and ESG

December 10th, 2020

  • Energy

Saturn Oil & Gas is a TSX Venture Exchange issuer (TSXV: SOIL) producing oil & gas with operations in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada. The company was created in 2017 from an arrangement and has since been led by CEO John Jeffrey. In the past fiscal year 2019, management generated more than CAD 18 million in revenue and announced the first annual profit since the company was founded. The year 2020 began strongly for the oil sector, but was then extremely affected by the Corona measures. For this reason, we are interested in John Jeffrey's plans for the future.

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Ryan Jackson, CEO, Newlox Gold Ventures Corp.

Ryan Jackson
CEO | Newlox Gold Ventures Corp.
60 Laurie Crescent, V7S 1B7 West Vancouver (CAN)

+1 778 738 0546

Newlox CEO Ryan Jackson on building a green gold producer with a rapid growth trajectory

October 13th, 2020

  • Gold

Newlox Gold Ventures Corp. is an innovative junior gold production and green technology company targeting the USD 27 billion artisanal and small-scale mining industry. Newlox Gold has one gold production facility in production. It is exploiting a first-mover’s advantage in this field to grow rapidly at new projects and though the introduction of green gold production technology.

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Nick Mather, CEO, SolGold PLC

Nick Mather
CEO | SolGold PLC
1 King Street, EC2V 8AU London (GB)

+44 20 3823 2125

SolGold CEO Nick Mather on building a major gold and copper mining company

July 15th, 2020

  • Gold
  • Copper

SolGold is a leading exploration company focussed on the discovery and definition of world-class copper-gold deposits. The company has a first mover advantage in Ecuador, a highly prospective yet under-explored section of the Andean Copper Belt, home of multiple Tier 1 copper and gold projects and half of the world’s copper resources. CEO Nick Mather gives us more information on SolGold's team, track record and resources.

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Jared Scharf, CEO, Desert Gold Ventures Inc.

Jared Scharf
CEO | Desert Gold Ventures Inc.
4770 72nd St,, V4K 3N3 Delta (CAN)

Desert Gold Ventures CEO Jared Scharf on West Africa and its potential

June 3rd, 2020

  • Gold

Desert Gold Ventures Inc. has recently announced that it has commenced phase 2 of its exploration program on its Senegal Mali Shear Zone (SMSZ) project in Western Mali. The 394 km2 SMSZ project is both named after, and, overlies a 38 km section of the Senegal Mali Shear Zone, which is related to large mines located both to the north and south, along strike, including B2 Gold’s Fekola Mine, Barrick’s Gounkoto and Loulo Mines and AngloGoldAshanti/Iamgold’s Sadiola and Yatela Mines.

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