Peter Ledwidge

Managing Director

Mako Gold

Peter Ledwidge, Managing Director and founder of Mako Gold is a geologist with over 30 years’ experience in exploration and mining.     

His career has focussed primarily on gold in Canada, Africa and Australia. Prior to founding Mako Gold, Peter was a senior manager with ASX-listed Orbis Gold whereby he secured all of Orbis’ permits in Burkina Faso and Côte d’Ivoire. Peter played a critical role in the discovery of the Nabanga gold deposit and thereafter contributed geological ideas towards the discovery of the Boungou mine, currently being mined by Endeavour Mining Corporation Peter is fluently bilingual in French, the working language of the majority of West Africa and has established and maintained good professional contacts in West Africa.

Peter Ledwidge