Andrew Zemek, the Course Director and a Principal Trainer has over 35 years of experience in the metals and mining industry, ranging from copper, zinc, gold and silver trading and hedging, to concentrate trading, running mineral exploration programs, fundraising (debt and equity) and market research. He is a former Managing Director of the London Office of the Polish copper and silver producer KGHM, and a former COO of exploration and mining companies listed on London and Australian stock exchanges. In the 1990s he was the Chairman of the Association of Mining Analysts in London. Andrew worked and lectured in the UK, Greenland, Thailand, Kazakhstan, Switzerland and France for clients such as the World Bank, UNCTAD, UNEP, McKinsey & Co, Mining Journal, Euromoney, US Department of Energy, Raw Materials Group, World Gold Council and many industrial companies within the mining industry.
In addition we will have several industry guest speakers presenting some of the program sessions.