Tony Harwood

16th November 2018

By: Nadine James

Features Deputy Editor


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Full Name: Anthony (Tony) Harwood

Position and Company Name: President and CEO of Montero Mining, listed on the Toronto Venture Exchange

Main Activity of the Company: Mineral exploration and the development of battery metals in Africa

Date and Place of Birth: September 9, 1954, La Paz, Bolivia

Education: BSc (Hons) (cum laude), PhD (economic geology), University of Wales College, Cardiff, UK

First Job: Lecturer in mining geology

Size of First Pay Packet: £2 000 a month

Value of Assets under Your Control: Montero Mining’s market capitalisation is $10-million

Number of People under Your Leadership: Six employees

Management Style: Democratic

Personal Best Achievement: Five children

Person Who Has Had the Biggest Influence on Your Life: John Garner and Professor Fred Pooley

Person Who Has Had the Biggest Influence on Your Career: Dr Alwyn Annels

Person You Would Most Like to Meet: Professor Brian Cox

Businessperson Who Has Impressed You Most: Richard Branson

Philosophy of Life: Live every moment of life with love in your heart

Biggest Ever Opportunity: Starting my own companies

Biggest Ever Disappointment: Failing the ‘A’ Level geography exam at school

Hope for the Future: Health, love and happiness

Favourite Reading: Paulo Coelho

Favourite TV Programme: The Graham Norton Show

Favourite Food/Drink: Italian and red wine

Favourite Music: Simply Red

Favourite Sport: Soccer

Hobbies: Travel, live theatre and music

Car: Audi

Pets: Family dog

Miscellaneous Dislikes: Bad manners

Married: No

Children: Nicola, Natalie, Vanessa, Stephanie, Thomas (all completed university degrees)

Clubs: Running club

Edited by Martin Zhuwakinyu
Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor




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