BUSINESS PRACTICES & PHILOSOPHY
Strong financial, social and environmental performance are all equally important.
Equinox Gold’s executives and directors have established governance policies that provide the framework for our corporate culture and business practices. The governance policies are carefully considered from the outset, recognizing their central role in managing Equinox Gold’s business activities and ensuring the company’s long-term success.
Executives and directors share the philosophy that strong financial, social and environmental performance are all equally important to the company’s success. Equinox Gold’s leadership team is committed to upholding the highest environmental, safety and social standards while focusing on delivering the financial growth our shareholders expect.
Equinox Gold’s success as a company, in both the public markets and the communities in which it operates, is based on its reputation for sound corporate governance and ethical business practices. Equinox Gold’s leadership team has built a strong reputation in the industry for managing both companies and projects to the highest standards, with a clear commitment to governance, responsible mining and transparent communication.
NYSE American LLC Corporate Governance
Equinox Gold commenced trading on the NYSE American Stock Exchange on September 16, 2019, and the NYSE American Company Guide permits the NYSE American to consider the laws, customs and practices of foreign issuers and to grant exemptions from NYSE American listing criteria based on those considerations. This link includes a description of the significant ways in which Equinox Gold’s governance practices differ from those followed by U.S. domestic companies pursuant to NYSE American standards.
GOVERNANCE & BYLAWS
|Certificate of Incorporation and Name Changes|
|Code of Conduct and Business Ethics|
|Advance Notice Policy|
|Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption Policy|
|Executive Compensation Recovery Policy|
|Health & Safety Commitment|
|Majority Voting Policy|
|‘Say-on-Pay’ Advisory Vote Policy|
|Share Ownership Policy|
MANDATE, CHARTERS & POSITION DESCRIPTIONS
Audit Committee Charter
Committee members: Len Boggio (Chair), Ibtissam Drier, Jacques McMullen
Compensation, Nomination and Governance Committee Charter
Committee members: Marcel de Groot (Chair), Len Boggio, Tim Breen, Marshall Koval
Social Responsibility and Technical Committee Charter
* Also includes the Environmental, Health & Safety Committee