FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, February 01, 2016 Johannesburg, South Africa, Harare, Zimbabwe, Vienna, Austria, Toronto, Canada, Tokyo, Japan - February 01, 2016 - The Board of African Compass International...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, February 01, 2016
Johannesburg, South Africa, Harare, Zimbabwe, Vienna, Austria, Toronto, Canada, Tokyo, Japan – February 01, 2016 – The Board of African Compass International Limited (“ACI” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce its revamped corporate identity and logo.
ACI is an African group of companies with focus on Mining, Renewable energy and Agribusiness. It has representation on 4 continents. In 2015, ACI undertook a strategic process of strengthening its core business in line with market changes and global shift in mining and energy sectors. The Company is steadfast is building sustainable business principles and they are demonstrating this by upgrading its business operations to reflect changes in the environment after the historic “Paris Agreement” last year during the COP21 negotiations in which 195 countries agreed to a plan to combat climate change. “Our legacy and business practices depend on preserving the environment for future generations and to ensure that wealth creation is not at the detriment of a planet that needs rejuvenation,” said Mr. Julian Rupare, Jr. CEO of ACI.
In line with this strategy it was necessary for ACI to refresh its brand to reflect these principles. A new logo that maintains the heritage of the organisation has been unveiled. “It reflects a greener environment and uses a compass hand to mark our global intent of being an organisation with a moral compass. A respected brand is key in unlocking opportunities and maintaining our vision of being a company destined for prosperity,” mentioned Mr. Charles Nhamo Rupare, COO of ACI.
African Compass International (“ACI”), through its subsidiaries, is a South Africa diversified private natural resources company in frontier and established emerging markets lead by a multipod entrepreneurial DNA team. The Group farms, explores, produces, refines, sources, trades, inter alia, agriculture products, base metals, ferrous & non-ferrous metals, minor metals, PGMs, steel, aluminium, precious metals, oil & gas and commercial energy. Our diversified operations in Africa, South America and Eurasia are supported by offices in Austria, Canada, Japan and Zimbabwe. ACI always seeks partnerships with all its stakeholders that will add value to projects at hand based on the core values of honesty, integrity and vision.
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For and on behalf of the Company’s Board of Directors
Julian RUPARE, Jr.
CEO & Chair
GLOSSARY OF TERMS:
The following are the main terms and abbreviations used in this webnews:
ACI African Compass International Limited and/or its subsidiaries, as appropriate
Board Board of Directors
CEO Chief Executive Officer
CG Chief Geologist
CLO Chief Legal Officer
Company African Compass International or African Compass International Limited
COO Chief Operating Officer
COP21 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference
PGMs Platinum-Group Metals
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African Compass International
Johannesburg | Ebène | Harare | Vienna | Toronto | Tokyo
Directors J Rupare Jr (CEO) C N Rupare (COO) U Mazunga (CLO) V M S Correia (CG)