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Corporate profile

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AngloGold Ashanti) is an independent, global gold mining company with a diverse, high-quality portfolio of operations, projects and exploration activities across nine countries on four continents.

While gold is our principal product, we also produce silver (Argentina) and sulphuric acid (Brazil) as by-products. In Colombia, one of the two projects underway, Quebradona, will produce both gold and copper.

What we do

Exploration [icon]


We establish and maintain a pipeline of economically viable and competitive projects to develop long-term mining operations. Exploration is a cornerstone of our business.

Mining, processing and refining

We operate and maintain mining and processing infrastructure and equipment, and ensure a skilled and trained workforce to enable cost-efficient, safe operations.

Sale of product, financial management

We sell gold and by-products to generate revenue. Our solid financial management and disciplined capital allocation ensures positive, sustained cash flow and returns.

Rehabilitation and mine closure

Develop and maintain constructive stakeholder relations to support our regulatory and social licences to operate; minimise and mitigate our environmental impact and manage closure
responsibly and in line with our values.

AngloGold Ashanti at a glance

  • Produced 2.742Moz of gold, our principal product, and employed an average of 32,594 people (including contractors) in 2022 (2021: 2.472Moz; 30,561 people)
  • Produced 3.6Moz of silver and 159t of sulphuric acid as by-products at our operations
  • Reported a significant asset base as at 31 December 2022 – total gold Mineral Resource of 131.4Moz, including a 30.4Moz Mineral Reserve
  • Listed on the New York, Johannesburg and Ghana stock exchanges
  • Geographically diverse shareholders including the world’s largest financial institutions
  • Market capitalisation of $8.1bn at 31 December 2022 (2021: $8.8bn)
  • Included in the JSE Top 40 Index, the S&P Global CSA, the FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Index Series (the FTSE4Good Index), the Responsible Mining Index and the Bloomberg 2021 Gender-Equality Index

Recent corporate developments 

Sep '23

Corporate restructuring completed

Jan '22

Corvus Gold acquisition completed

Apr '21

Regis Resources becomes 30% Partner at Tropicana

Dec '20

Sadiola in Mali sold

Nov '20

Morila in Mali sold


Our history

AngloGold Ashanti Limited was formed in June 1998 with the consolidation of the gold mining interests of Anglo American plc. Following the combination of AngloGold and Ashanti Goldfields Company Limited, the company was renamed AngloGold Ashanti Ltd in April 2004. It became AngloGold Ashanti plc in September 2023 after implementing a corporate restructure which included a change in domicile to the United Kingdom.

AngloGold Ashanti has a portfolio of assets in the world’s key gold producing regions: Tanzania, the DRC, Ghana, Guinea, Australia, the USA, Brazil, Argentina and Colombia. It has a track record of greenfields and brownfields exploration success.

The company's primary listing is on the New York Stock Exchange and its headquarters are in Denver, Colorado in the USA. It is also listed on the South Africa and Ghana stock exchanges.

ESG credentials

Responsible Mining Index
S&P Global
Member of Dow Jones Sustainability Indices [logo]

Refer to the 2022 <SR>: External charters and indices for a comprehensive overview of external principles, charters, standards and frameworks.