Dr. Klaus Zeitler

Chairman & Director, Rio Alto Mining Ltd.

Rio Alto Mining Limited is a Canadian based resource company focused on the development of the 21,000 ha La Arena gold / copper project, located in north central Peru, the most prolific gold mining district in the country.

The district is home to a number of world class and medium size gold mines including Barrick Gold's Lagunas Norte Mine, 15 km west of La Arena (2010 production: 808,000 ounces of gold ), Newmont's Yanacocha Mine, 100 km to the north (2009 production: 2.1 million ounces of gold), and 10km to the north of the privately owned La Virgen Mine (2010 production: approx 81,000 ounces of gold).


Video: Munich, 2010