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AngloGold Ashanti CEO resigns

Venkatakrishnan will, however, remain in his position until the end of September.

AngloGold Ashanti logo. Picture: supplied.

JOHANNESBURG – AngloGold Ashanti CEO Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan has resigned after 18 years at the helm of the company to become the chief executive of Vedanta Resources.

Venkatakrishnan will, however, remain in his position until the end of September.

He’s been hailed for creating a culture of accountability at the mining firm.

Vedanta Resources is a natural resources firm with interests in zinc, lead, silver copper and iron ore.

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