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Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BUEv.LM)

BUEv.LM on Lima Stock Exchange

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Biographies

Name Description

Roque Eduardo Benavides Ganoza

Mr. Roque Eduardo Benavides Ganoza serves as Chairman of the Board of Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. He was also Chief Executive Officer, Executive President at the Company Inc. from March 25, 2011 until January 2, 2017. He has been Board Member of the Company since July 22, 2004. He acted as Chief Financial Officer from 1985 to February 22, 2001, when he was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to that time, he served as Assistant to the Chairman of the Board from 1980 to 1985 and as Project Engineer from 1977 to 1979. He has also been Alternate Member of the Executive Committee of Yanacocha since 1992 and General Manager of Recuperada S.A. He has served as Executive Officer and Director of some of the Company’s mining and mining-related subsidiaries or affiliates. In addition, he has served as Director of the National Association of Minerals, Petroleum and Energy since 1988 and Chairman of the Board from 1993 to 1995. He acted as Chairman of the National Confederation of Private Companies (CONFIEP) from 1999 to March 2001. In 2001, he was appointed Vice Chairman of the World Gold Council. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru (1977) and a Masters of Business Administration degree from Henley Management College, The Management College of Brunnel University(1980). He completed the Program for Management Development at the Harvard Business School in 1985 and the Advanced Management Program at Templeton College of Oxford University in 1997.

Victor Esteban Gobitz Colchado

Mr. Victor Esteban Gobitz Colchado has been Chief Executive Officer of the Company since January 2, 2017. During his twenty five-year career in the mining industry, Mr. Gobitz Colchado has held senior leadership positions in mining companies in Peru, Chile, Brazil and Canada. He was Chief Operating Officer of Sociedad Minera El Brocal. He has served as CEO of Compania Minera Milpo and other mining companies. He holds a degree in Mining Engineering from Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Peru, received a Masters of Business Admistration degree from the Escuela de Administracion de Negocios (Universidad ESAN) and he completed executive programs from Wharton and Kellogg business schools.

William Champion

Mr. William Henry Champion serves as Director since Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. since January 4, 2016. He as Principal with Gladiator Mining Group, LLC, a company formed to pursue global investment opportunities within the mining sector. He has worked for over 40 years in the mining industry and he has executive, management and operations experience across a wide range of mining commodities and global mining jurisdictions. From 2002 to 2014, he worked for Rio Tinto PLC in various senior executive management roles that included Managing Director of Rio Tinto Coal Australia, Managing Director of Rio Tinto Diamonds and President and CEO of Kennecott Utah Copper. Prior to that, he held the position of Executive Vice President for Cyprus Climax Metals from 1995 to 2000, with worldwide responsibilities for copper and molybdenum operations. Additionally, he worked for Phelps Dodge Mining Company in various capacities from 1984 to 1995 where, among other duties, he was President of Phelps Dodge Chile. He holds a Bachelor of Science degrees in Chemical Engineering and Biological Sciences, both from the University of Arizona.

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Igor Alcides Gonzales Galindo

Mr. Igor Alcides Gonzales Galindo serves as Director of Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. He is Board Member of the company since March 27, 2014. He was also Vice President - Operations at the Company. He holds a degree in Chemical Engineering from Universidad Nacional San Antonio Abad del Cusco and Master of Science degree in Metallurgy from New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.

Jose Miguel Morales Dasso

Mr. Jose Miguel Morales Dasso serves as Director of Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. since July 31, 2012. He has also acted as Member of the Executive Committee of Yanacocha since 1995. In addition, he has served as Member of the Board of Almacenera del Peru SA, Inversiones Cosepa SA, Hotel Costa del Pacifico SA, El Pacifico-Peruano Suiza Compania de Seguros and of Instituto Nacional de Derecho de Mineria y Petroleo, serving as its Chairman of the Board of Directors from 1989 to 1990. In February 2003, he was elected as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sociedad Nacional de Mineria, Petroleo y Energia and held this post till January 31, 2005. On March 16, 2005, he was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors of Confederacion Nacional de Instituciones Empresariales Privadas and served until 2007. He graduated in Law from Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru in 1968 and completed the Sloan Program in Business Management at the Stanford University's Business School in 1976.

Felipe Arturo Ortiz de Zevallos Madueno

Mr. Felipe Arturo Ortiz de Zevallos Madueno serves as Director of Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. He has been on the Company’s Board since August 27, 2003. He serves as Ambassador of Peru in the United States of North America. In addition, he was named Vice Chancellor of Universidad del Pacifico de Lima for the term between June 15, 2004, and June 15, 2009. He holds a degree in Industrial Engineering from Universidad Nacional de Ingenieria (1968), as well as a Master of Science degree in Administration and Information Technology from the University of Rochester (1970) and completed the Owner/President Management program at Harvard in 1996.

German Suarez Chavez

Mr. German Suarez Chavez serves as Director of Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. He has been on the Company’s Board since March 31, 2005. He has served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Banco Central de Reserva del Peru. From 1990 to 1992, he acted as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Banco de la Nacion. In addition, he served as Representative of Banco de la Nacion at Bladex, Extebandes and Arlabank, as well as Member of the Board of Directors of Latin American Reserves Fund, La Pampilla Refinery, Relapasa, and Credicorp Ltd. He also held the position of Chairman of the IMF G-24. He graduated from Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos with a degree in Economics in 1965 and received a Masters degree in Economics from the Columbia University in 1969.