Matt Simpson, CEO of Toronto’s Black Iron Inc.,
Matt Simpson, CEO of Toronto’s Black Iron Inc., predicts construction will start one year from now on the $750 million iron mine in Kriviy Rih. Last July, President Zelenskiy endorsed the massive mine, seven kilometers from his home town. “Before it was tough to get meetings,” Simpson recalled. “As soon as Zelenskiy got back to Ukraine, I got to meet with the Prime Minister, the Economy Minister, the Minister of Defense.