Strategy

Our strategy

AngloGold Ashanti's core strategic focus is to generate sustainable free cash flow by focusing on five key business objectives, namely: people, safety and sustainability; ensuring financial flexibility; actively managing all expenditures; improving the quality of our portfolio; and maintaining long-term optionality.

Our core STRATEGIC FOCUS AREAS

Supporting our strategy
for sustainable cash flow
improvements and returns.

People are the foundation of our business.
Our business must operate according to our values
if it is to remain sustainable in the long term.

icon Focus on people, safety and sustainability

We must ensure our balance sheet always
remains able to meet our core funding needs.

icon Ensure financial flexibility

All spending decisions must be thoroughly scrutinised to
ensure they are optimally structured and necessary to
fulfil our core business objective.

icon Optimise overhead, costs and
capital expenditure

We have a portfolio of assets that must be actively
managed to improve the overall mix of our production base
as we strive for a competitive valuation as a business.

icon Improve portfolio quality

While we are focused on ensuring the most efficient
day-to-day operation of our business we must keep an eye
on creating a competitive pipeline of long-term opportunities.

icon Maintain long-term optionality

Our core STRATEGIC FOCUS AREAS [chart]
Introduction Performance against objectives