Over 25 years of owning, developing and operating natural resource and mining projects across North America, South America, Africa and Europe.
Serves on the Board of Kemet International, Trinity Metals, US Vanadium, Brazilian Nickel and TechMet-Mercuria.
Former Executive Director of Anglovaal Mining, developed the Chambishi Cobalt smelter and refinery, and the Nkomati Nickel Mine together with numerous other metals projects. Sold the company to Anglo American in 2001.
Member of the Wilson Center Global Advisory Council, Advisory Board member of the RUSI’s National Security and Net Zero Transition. And serves on the US State Department Clean Energy Resources Advisory Committee (CERAC).
Held various executive positions at De Beers in London, Antwerp, Windhoek, and Johannesburg, B.A (Hon.) Political Science & Economics, University of Pennsylvania.
The energy transition is a supply challenge. The energy transition means moving to a cleaner, more sustainable future. However, the minerals required to produce electric cars, wind turbines and other new energy technologies raise some difficult supply issues.