Shearman And Sterling

Event Nov 07, 2019

Mining Investment Summit Latin America 2019

  • Lima

Partner Alexandro Padrés (New York-Project Development & Finance) recently moderated a panel titled “Ecuador: Capitalising on Current Interest While Avoiding Growing Pains,” held during the Mining & Investment Latin America Summit on November 7 at The Westin in Lima, Peru.  

The panel discussed recent developments in Ecuador’s mining industry, including how the government is supporting the mining sector, how it is attracting capital from the international investment community and how to develop and finance projects in the country.

The panelists included Ben Mace, president of the Ecuadorian Mining Chamber, Jason Ward of SolGold and Ron Hochstein of Lundin Gold, the latter two from mining companies with operations in Ecuador.