1. HOME
  2. Our Work
  3. Ashinaga Africa Initiative
  4. Meet The Scholars
  5. Thiery
Benin – Thiery

Thiery

University: University of Exeter Degree Course: Mining Engineering Expected Graduation: 2021 Internship: Engineering Intern at Loulo-Gounkoto Gold Mine, Western Mali

Lifelong Ambition: Thiery’s long-term goal is to have his own mining company, in order to explore and use mining sites in Benin and the rest of Africa. After graduating, he will work with existing mining companies to gain experience and develop networks around the world. As a result of his experiences in his past and present life, Thiery also wishes to set up an organization for the education of impoverished children in Benin.

“Most mining companies exploring in Africa are from Western countries and Asia, whereas there is a lack of African companies. Africa has a lot of natural resources and these need to be used by African people.”

Donate to
Support Students

Donate Now

Follow Us

Official Social Media Accounts

Newsletter

Join our email newsletter

Stay up to date with all activities and opportunities.

Contact

Get in touch with Ashinaga

Any questions? Get in touch with Ashinaga though the contact form. Check our Frequently Asked Questions before proceeding and see if you can find what you are looking for.