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Team with excellent operational track record and committed to responsible mining.






Supreme Minerals Corporation is a family-owned mining company founded by Mr. Mallikharjuna Rao Chennam, a South African of Indian origin. Just like his heritage, Mr. Chennam envisioned Supreme as a trans-continental organization operating on a global platform. And Supreme lives up to this dream as the company is based out of the Canada and operating in Sierra Leone (West Africa).

With a cumulative experience spanning over 80 years, Supreme has created a niche for itself in the exploration and mineral mining industry.With a cumulative experience spanning over 80 years, Supreme has created a niche for itself in the exploration and mineral mining industry.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to elevate our organization, subsidiaries, holdings, stakeholders, employees, communities, and everything we touch to a “SUPREME” level.


Our vision involves building Supreme as a highly reputable mining company adhering to the highest standards of exploration and mining standards while extracting and delivering maximum value without leaving an adverse imprint on the environment.


Our management brings in immense experience and expertise in building sustainable growth of Supreme Minerals Corporation.

Mr. Mallik Harjuna Rao Chennam

President, Director, and CEO

After occupying illustrious positions at various organizations across Asia and Africa, Mr. Chennam decided to launch his very own business enterprise in the mining industry. The fact that he has an astute understanding of the African mining market, especially in gold and iron ore, and also possesses an MBA degree has been instrumental in the company’s growth.

Dr. Himachala Rao Veligandla M.D., FACC

Vice President and Director

A cardiologist by profession but an entrepreneur at heart, Dr. Veligandla has ventured into multiple businesses before setting his heart on mining in 2012. He looks after the budgeting and financial planning of the Group.

Mr. Chandra Mohan Tikka

Director of Operations

Before Supreme, Mr. Tikka spent decades analyzing the dynamic business world. He received first-hand exposure through family businesses as he helped them diversify and mature across multiple verticals. One of these was mining, which led him to the coveted spot of Director of Operations at Supreme.

Dr. Willem Jacobus Smuts Pr. Sci. Nat.

Director of Mines and Exploration

Dr. Smuts is a veteran geologist with a cumulative experience of 36 years in the mining industries across Africa, Asia, Europe, and America. His technical expertise puts him in a favorable spot as he decides all the mining, metallurgy, and engineering functions of the company.