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Dealmaker Downie positions i-80 Gold for greatness

Ewan Downie, CEO of i-80 Gold, has the air of a person who can achieve the impossible and can make a legitimate claim to the title of dealmaker of the year. Towards the end of the third day of the Precious Metals Summit in Beaver Creek, Colorado, while most are sagging under the grind of back-to-back meetings, he is chipper and grinning like a Cheshire Cat, having come through a remarkable 12 months.

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i-80 Gold's CEO Ewan Downie

This includes fighting a court case, completing two three-way M&A deals, a smaller acquisition, a spin out, a name change, raising a boatload of money and squeezing juice from Barrick Gold