Pierre Lassonde

Pierre Lassonde

Formal First Name
4/17/1947 - present

Pierre Lassonde is the Founder of the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute at the University of Utah. With over 25 years of experience in the mining and investment industry, he is regarded as one of Canada’s foremost experts in mining and precious metals. This talented businessman is a prominent gold investor, analyst, and commentator. A committed and generous philanthropist, Lassonde is also an active supporter of the arts and education in both Canada and the United States.



“Do your 10,000 hours to get that preparation, then get on as many roads as you can, get naked on the freeway, and opportunity will come.”
“Be seen and be in the way of opportunity.”