Don’t assume that the local population works by the same rules that you do, or even understands the same rules. Taking the time to understand how people make decisions, and the rules by which those decisions are made is time exceedingly well spent. When Donald Bray reads this title, he’s
My background is very technical, very research orientated and very pragmatic. The Tethyan belt was literally a no brainer, Eastern Europe was not a high-risk jurisdiction. Teo Dechev is the President & CEO of Mundoro Capital, a Canadian mineral exploration company focused on copper discovery in Eastern Europe’s Tethyan Belt.
I think the key in life is: work super hard, work strategically, always be trying to put yourself in a position to be lucky; but sometimes things won’t work out. And when they don’t, either strategically decide to keep moving forward in the same direction, or pivot and go do
“I was always focused on success more than money. Money was not my driving point, I wanted to achieve something in my life and I saw an opportunity… There is nothing like the excitement and thrill of making something out of nothing, which is what you do by being a
“We find people who are very talented and we work with those people, and help out wherever we can. We focus the company on the core competency of that individual that we’ve partnered with… These people that we work with tend to have the same philosophy we have with respect
One thing I can say with respect to the royalty and streaming sector is that the equities have performed very well, on a relative basis, across many metal price environments; whether its bull markets or bear markets… in challenging price environments the royalty business model has very high margins. Dan
“I have a very strong view that business, and building a business, is a team sport. You’re as good as your team and any smart entrepreneur will surround himself or herself with people with more experience, and with greater capabilities. I think that’s the hallmark of any good business –
“The first thing to do is go to work for a total, total, madman and absorb that intensity yourself. When I look at the common point among these geniuses who have become successful, and other geniuses that I know who have become moderately successful, but not billionaires, the difference is