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Risk Return Impact

ethore is a Swiss advisory company. 

ESG-Risk-Impact focused, we provide a three dimensions investment advisory approach across critical metals value chains.

Our Story


Created in 2003 by Laurent Krull ethore SA (formerly LKConsult) has gained reputation in co-founding and promoting special niche funds, as well as providing investment advisory. 

25 years of international expertise in mineral projects, projects management and Investment advisory.

Mandated as independent technical adviser and buy-side analyst for several investment funds focused on the mineral sector (Gold, PGM, Base Metals, Minor Metals and Rare Earth Elements).

 Proven track record and success stories, thanks to a team work along the career, and to a worldwide geologists network.

Data and Knowledge management is completed by risk assessment software and GIS database.

ethore SA has evolved through its risk management approach to responsible investment. 

Today, Ethore SA is engaged in an ethical and responsible approach in advising for sustainable and responsible investment.

Our People

Laurent Krull (founder)

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Dr. Guy Della Valle

Managing Director 

Investment Advisor

  • Certificate of Advanced Studied in Sustainable Finance (HEG)

  • MSc Senior Geologist (UNIL)

  • Postgraduated in Project Management (HEG)

Technical adviser to Investment Funds

Former Anglo American Project Manager (Gold, Base Metals)

Technical Advisor


43-101 competent person

  • PhD, Senior Geologist (UNIL)

  • APGO (Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario) Member.

30 years experience worldwide as Project Geologist, Project Manager and Consulting Geologist

Our Network

Old Globe

A network composed by geologists and geoscientists around the world.


Their inputs are very useful to better assess risks/impacts.

  • Europe (2)

  • West Africa (3)

  • Brazil (1)

  • Canada (2)

  • Australia (2)

  • Philippines (1)

Media Appearances


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