Jeffrey Wright

Jeffrey Wright

Jeffrey Wright is a critically-acclaimed actor who has appeared in films such as: “Cadillac Records,” “Casino Royale,” “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” and “Basquiat.” Wright is also the founder and vice chairman of Taia Lion Resources, a mineral exploration company currently operating in Sierra Leone, and co-founder and chairman of Taia Peace Foundation, the non-profit social development branch of Taia Lion Resources, which focuses on building a model for extractive activities that combines an equal focus on mineral rights and human rights. He was also a member of the advisory board to the United Nations Democracy Fund for 2012-2013. In 2011, he was made an honorary Paramount Chief of Penguia Chiefdom, Sierra Leone.