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Mark Bristow (businessman)

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Nationality  South African
Name  Mark Bristow
Years active  1990–present

Occupation  Businessman
Alma mater  University of Natal
Role  Businessman
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Full Name  Dennis Mark Bristow
Born  7 January 1959 (age 56) (1959-01-07) Estcourt, South Africa
Residence  London, the US, South Africa and Mauritius
Salary  US$7,659,404 (total compensation, 2014)
Education  University of KwaZulu-Natal

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Dennis Mark Bristow (born 7 January 1959) is a South African businessman. He is the chief executive officer (CEO) of Randgold Resources, a British multinational gold mining company.


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Early life

Born in Estcourt, South Africa, Bristow attended Estcourt High School and then graduated from the University of Natal with BSc and PhD degrees in Geology. In the 1970s, he served as an officer in the South African Army, and saw active service against guerrillas in Swaziland and Angola.


He has been CEO of Randgold Resources since October 1995. Bristow served as acting CEO of Rockwell Diamonds, before joining Randgold in 1992, and has been the non-executive chairman of Rockwell Diamonds since 9 September 2011.

He serves as the president of Senegal's Economic Advisory Committee, and is a Fellow of the Geological Society of South Africa.

Personal life

He is married with two sons, and has homes in London, the US, South Africa and Mauritius.


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