Refining-based Financing for Gold And Silver Miners



Nueva Granada Gold “NG gold” is a precious metals investments company, with a rapidly growing and innovative model of financing producers and developers around their refining requirements.

NG Gold provides up-front financing for working capital requirements of precious metal producers. NG Gold and its affiliates have over US$250 Million assets under management and invest in producing or near-term producing precious metals developers and producers.


Nueva Granada Gold is The Superior Gold Investment.

At a Glance

NG gold invests in gold and silver refining contracts, offering a unique value proposition by:

Investing in a diversified portfolio of quality assets

Focusing on near production or producing assets

Maintaining positive cash flow and a strong balance sheet

Cautiously selecting investment targets via strict due diligence processes and jurisdictional risk assessment

Strong collateral / covenant clauses in all contracts

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NG Gold Refining-Based Financing Model

• NG Gold provides a mining company with upfront capital in return for securing the project’s refining rights

• NG Gold pays market price for mine production and offers full hedging and logistics solutions, as negotiated.

As an Example



Gran Colombia Gold - Segovia Mine
100% production Refining contract from GCM’s Frontino Gold Mines
Fortuna Silver - Caylloma Mine
2% Ag NSR production from FVI's Silver Mine
Gran Colombia Gold - Marmato Mine
100% production Refining contract from GCM’s Marmato Gold Mines
Gran Colombia Gold - Gold Notes
Hybrid debt instrument that secures interest payments and exposure to the positive gold price outlook
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Our Team

Vikram Sodhi

Executive Chairman

Private equity entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience implementing buy out, turnaround, and growth investment strategies in the fin-tech, precious metals, and commercial real estate sectors.

Founded / co-founded several private equity funds in the US, Latin America, and India which have collectively invested over US$2 billion in precious metals and real estate transactions.

Formerly an investment banker at Morgan Stanley and Nuveen Investments, Mr. Sodhi is currently the Managing Partner of Sun Valley Investments, Executive Chairman of Nueva Granada Gold, Executive Chairman of the Colombian Mint, Executive Chairman of Vault Technologies and Executive Chairman of Providencia Gold Corp.

Mr. Sodhi is a graduate of Yale University where he conducted Neuroscience research at the Yale Child Study Centre and received a full scholarship. He is fluent in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Hindi and Punjabi.

Abraham Drost

President & CEO

Mr. Drost is a former Chairman of Premier Gold Mines USA Inc., former CEO and founding Director of Premier Royalty Inc. (NSR:TSX), prior to the sale to Sandstorm Gold. He is a former President and Director of Sabina Gold (SBB:TSX), former President and Director of Sandspring Resources Inc. (SSP:TSXV) and former CEO, Director of Source Exploration Corp. (SOP:TSXV), former Director of Mega Precious Metals Inc. (MGP:TSXV) at the sale to Yamana.


Mr. Drost was most recently CEO and Director of Carlisle Goldfields Ltd. (CGJ:TSX) at the sale to Alamos (AGI:TSX).

David Morgan


Mr. Morgan is a widely recognized analyst in the precious metals industry and consults for hedge funds, high net worth investors, mining companies, depositories and bullion dealers. He is the publisher of The Morgan Report and the new book “The Silver Manifesto”. Mr. Morgan is a featured speaker at investment conferences in North America, Europe and Asia.

Mike Doyle

VP Technical Services

Mr. Doyle has over 35 years experience in mining and exploration, with Rio Tinto, Inmet and Wardell- Armstrong. Mr. Doyle has experience across exploration, feasibility studies and construction of major mining projects.  He is a qualified Engineer and Geologist with a MSc in Environmental Management.

Daniel Henao

VP Business Development

With over 10 years in the mining industry, Mr. Henao is an experienced leader focused on generating project value through high-impact exploration, production, acquisition, sales and joint-venture strategies. Former VP Finance of multiple publicly traded Canadian mining companies.

Alejandra Velez

Investment Director

Ms. Velez Ospina is an Investment strategist with a decade of successful experience in equities, asset management, and private banking at Lloyd's, Bancolombia, and Sun Valley Investments. She has spearheaded the expansion of Sun Valley's portfolio of precious metals investments which led to the foundation of Nueva Granada. She has an MBA from Cass Business School in London and a degree in Engineering Management.



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