AngloGold Ashanti has chosen IsoMetrix as the preferred software solution for Social Management at all its operations in Continental Africa Region and South America Region.
IsoMetrix provides a comprehensive social management solution, including resettlement and compensation, social investment, local content and social sustainability.
As indicated in a recent letter by Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan, AGA’sCEO, the company is committed to social management. “At AngloGold Ashanti we believe that the leading mining company of the future will be a values-driven company, with a spirit that always puts safety first, and respects humanity and our planet…. We are a company which shows in meaningful ways, how we live our values for mutual benefit, today and for the future, across the dimensions of safety, economic development, communities and broader society, and the environment… Through our contribution founded on partnership and collaboration we strive to be welcomed into countries and communities alike to conduct our business.”
Spanning two continents, the AGA social management solution will accommodate multiple languages and will be available in English, French, Portuguese and Spanish.
Paul Marketos, Director of Sales at IsoMetrix, says, “We are delighted to be involved in this global project, and to have been chosen in a tender process that was contested by other leading brands. Having one of the world’s leading gold miners opt for our solution, primarily due to the extreme flexibility it offers, shows we are on the right track with our technology.” The project commenced in April 2014.
The agile technology IsoMetrix is built on provides Metrix with a strong competitive advantage, enabling us to provided tailored solutions to customer requirements, and add new modules to our existing suite, in a fraction of the time required by a conventional software development approach.