Energy Digital Reveals the Inside Look Into the World’s Most Powerful, Most Successful Mining Executives, Plus Annual Earnings in November’s Issue of Energy Digital

San Diego, CA, November 11, 2010 --( Energy Digital’s November issue discusses who the most powerful mining executives are in the world. On the list includes BHP Biliton’s Marius Kloppers and Barrick Gold Corporation’s Aaron Regent.

With a reported compensation of around $10 million in 2009 and $11 million in 2010, to say this Chief Executive Officer of the world’s largest mining company is good at what he does is a huge understatement. Marius Kloppers certainly earned his place in the Top 25 Most Powerful People in Business by Fortune 500 Magazine.

Aaron Regent has been President and Chief Executive Officer of global gold-industry leader, Barrick Gold Corporation, since January of 2009. Regent brought to the company a wealth of experience within the mining and finance sectors, having previously taken on major leadership roles at prestigious, multi-billion dollar mining organizations. Regent’s 2009 compensation
totaled a whopping $21,205,815.

Find out who else topped the list.

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