Fred White

Associate Director

Medea Capital Partners

Fred is an Associate Director at Medea Natural Resources, an appointed representative of Medea Capital Partners, an FCA-regulated natural resources investment firm specialising in Mining, Energy and Forestry.

Medea have in-depth experience across the full spectrum of index-based and contract-based commodities with specific expertise in emerging markets. The principals have been involved in more than USD3bn of fundraising in the sector. Medea’s expertise involves originating, structuring and executing equity, equity-linked and debt transactions associated with feasibility and project development in an emerging market context.

Prior to this, Fred progressed from Analyst to Vice President at Scipion Capital, an African-focused hedge fund specialising in private debt. His role developed to be broad based across the business and involved; structuring debt facilities, investment due diligence, fund operations and portfolio analysis. Fred successfully structured and deployed multiple facilities in the mining and metals, agriculture and energy sectors in multiple jurisdictions, along with developing expertise in logistical and risk aspects unique to Africa.

Fred is a British national and holds a Masters degree in Geology from the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College London. Honours received include the 'Cullis Testimonial Fund' and the ‘Bennett H. Borough Medal’ which are awarded to the top mining student at the university. Whilst studying, Fred worked in the exploration geology team for First Quantum Minerals assessing the economic feasibility of resource expansion at the Sentinel mine in Zambia.

Fred is also a Fellow of the Geological Society of London and a certified Financial Modeling & Valuation Analyst (FMVA)

Fred White