Petropavlovsk Plc engages in the exploration, development, and mining business. It operates through the following segments: Pioneer, Pokrovskiy, Malomir, Albyn, and Corporate and Other. It involved in gold and silver production, field exploration, and mine development. The Corporate and Other segments comprises of corporate administration, in-house geological exploration, construction and engineering expertise, engineering and scientific operations, and other supporting in-house functions. The company was founded by Peter Charles Percival Hambro and Pavel A. Maslovskiy in 1994 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.