Petropavlovsk is a London-listed gold exploration, development, and mining company with operations in Russia. The company was founded in 1994 and specialises in low-cost bulk tonnage mining. Petropavlovsk’s operational hard rock mines are Albyn, Pioneer, Malomir, and Pokrovskiy. Beside these core assets, the company holds several satellite mines and license areas that are under exploration. Petropavlovsk upholds the highest environmental standards as required by Russian law, and operates in line with international best practice. Petropavlovsk also contributes to the communities in which it operates by offering offering support to local sport and music clubs and restoring social infrastructure.
Kenes (Kenges) Rakishev has a 22.42% shareholding in Petropavlovsk PLC through Fincraft Holdings Ltd.