Petropavlovsk Plc engages in the exploration, development, and mining business. It operates through the following segments: Pioneer, Pokrovskiy, Malomir, Albyn, and Corporate and Other. The Pokrovskiy, Pioneer, Malomir and Albyn segments are involved in gold and silver production, field exploration, and mine development. The Corporate and Other segment 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.