Corporate Development

G6 Energy Completes C$2.5 Million Financing at C$40M Pre-Money Valuation

G6 Energy Corp
Public and Investor Relations
May 16, 2022
3 Min


Toronto, May 16, 2022- G6 Energy Corp ("G6") is pleased to announce the successful completion of a financing round, raising C$2.5 million at a pre-money valuation of C$40 million. The financing was fully subscribed by Greg Gibson, the newly appointed CEO of the company. This investment marks a significant milestone for G6 Energy and highlights the strong support and belief in the company's growth potential.

Greg Gibson, an accomplished industry veteran with extensive experience in the resource sector, brings a wealth of knowledge and strategic expertise to G6 Energy. As the company's new CEO, Greg is excited about the opportunity to build a world-class asset within the clean energy space, leveraging G6 Energy's unique position in the market. He believes that graphite, an often overlooked commodity, is essential to the clean energy transition, and G6 Energy has the potential to play a vital role in meeting the growing global demand for battery materials.

Commenting on the financing, Greg Gibson stated, "I have great confidence in the G6 Energy team and their dedication to driving innovation and sustainability in the battery materials industry. Graphite is a critical component for clean energy technologies, and I believe that G6 Energy has the opportunity to build a world-class asset, similar to the successes I have achieved in the past. I am excited to be a part of this journey and contribute to the company's future growth."

Peter McCague, Chairman of G6 Energy, expressed his enthusiasm for the progress made by the company, stating, "Completing our second financing round and securing the support of an industry leader like Greg Gibson is a testament to the history, credibility, and track record of the G6 founding and management teams. We are delighted with the significant value we have created for our stakeholders through strategic acquisitions and ongoing financing activities. This financing round positions us well to further advance our operations and capitalize on the immense opportunities in the battery materials sector."

G6 Energy will utilize the proceeds from the financing to support its strategic initiatives, including the expansion of its operations and the development of sustainable battery material solutions. The company remains committed to driving innovation, enhancing sustainability, and contributing to the global transition to clean energy.

About G6 Energy Corp

G6 Energy Corp, headquartered in Toronto, is an industry leader in the worldwide transition toward sustainable energy, specifically focusing on the essential material production for the rapidly expanding lithium-ion battery market. Upholding a strong commitment to environmental, social, and corporate governance ("ESG"), G6 Energy Corp has strategically placed itself as a robust, non-China dependent source of graphite. Through its acquisition of Ontario Graphite Limited, the company is poised for a rapid restart of the Kearney Graphite Mine, the fastest path-to-production graphite mine in North America. By leveraging these immense resources, G6 Energy Corp is primed to meet the surging demand for sustainable energy solutions.

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