Toronto - Toronto Delayed Price. Currency in CAD


100 Alexis-Nihon Boulevard
7th Floor
Saint-Laurent, QC H4M 2P3

SectorBasic Materials
Full Time Employees1,228

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Benoit Desormeaux C.A., CPA, CPA, CAPres, CEO & Director1M459.31k1970
Mr. Martin Milette CPA, CAChief Financial Officer470.74kN/AN/A
Mr. John W. Jentz CA, CPAVP of Corp. Devel. & Investor Relations396.25kN/A1971
Mr. Eric Paul-Hus LL.LVP of Law, Chief Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Alain MélansonVP of HRN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CAD.


SEMAFO Inc., a mining company, engages in the exploration, development, and operation of gold properties in West Africa. The company operates the Mana Mine in Burkina Faso, which includes the Siou deposit. It also holds a 90% interest in the Boungou project. The company was formerly known as West Africa Mining Exploration Corporation Inc. and changed its name to SEMAFO Inc. in May 1997. SEMAFO Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Saint-Laurent, Canada.

Corporate Governance

SEMAFO Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 2, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.