Resources Acquisition Corp.

General Information

(Note: Resources Acquisition Corp. withdrew its SPAC IPO plans in an SEC filing dated June 30, 2022; the S-1 was filed Feb. 15, 2022. This decarbonization-focused special-purpose acquisition company (SPAC) had filed confidentially to go public on Dec. 23, 2021.)

We intend to seek a target in the electrification transition and decarbonization value chains, with a primary focus on high-growth businesses engaged in the extraction and production of metals, minerals and chemicals that support this transition to a low carbon economy. (Incorporated in the Cayman Islands)

Bertrand Boulle, our chairman, is a senior natural resources executive and financial services professional. He is currently non-executive director of the publicly listed mining exploration company Diamond Fields Resources (TSX-DFR), non-executive director of publicly listed Omnicane Limited, director of Investors Europe (Mauritius) Ltd. and CEO and director of Sun King™ Diamonds Ltd. Mr. Bertrand Boulle has over 15 years of in-country mining and diamond project administration experience with De Beers as well as other mining and oilfield services companies in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Angola, Guinea and Sierra Leone. He also has over 20 years of in- depth operational experience in compliance regulation within global financial markets spanning four regulated jurisdictions (UK, Gibraltar, Portugal, Mauritius). 
Martyn Buttenshaw, our CEO, has over 20 years of investment, natural resources and industrials experience as a senior executive. He is also an experienced non-executive director, currently serving as chairman of Atacama Copper Corp. and as a director of Ranchero Gold Corp. Previously, Mr. Buttenshaw served as Operating Partner at Antarctica Capital. where he was responsible for managing investments in the metals and minerals sector, with a particular focus upon the raw materials supply chain for the electric vehicle and renewable energy sectors. Prior to Antarctica, Mr. Buttenshaw was a Managing Director and spent 10 years at Pala Investments, a metals and minerals focused private equity firm, responsible for deal origination, mergers and acquisition, strategy development, and project financing across a range of metals and mining related industry sectors and geographies. 

Employees: 0
Founded: 2021
Contact Information
Address c/o Maples Corporate Services Limited PO Box 309, Ugland House, Grand Cayman Cayman Islands, KY1-1104
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Market Cap $187.50mil
Revenues $0 mil (last 12 months)
Net Income $0 mil (last 12 months)
IPO Profile
Symbol RAF.U
Exchange NYSE
Shares (millions): 15.0
Price range $10.00 - $10.00
Est. $ Volume $150.0 mil
Manager / Joint Managers Citigroup/ BofA Securities
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Status: Withdrawn
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