As Europe's largest mining investment forum, you will hear from some of the greatest leaders in mining, investment, and finance with more than 250 speakers providing the latest market commentary, project updates and insights in tackling the big challenges facing the industry.
Throughout the three-day conference programme, you’ll also hear project updates from more than 100 mining companies, enabling investors to understand management’s vision for the business, the level of financing required, the upsides as well as the risks involved with the project, along with some of the most compelling reasons to invest.
Wael is a Global Director at Dassault Systemes, based in Dubai. He is responsible for leading the mining consulting team, which engages with mining organizations around the world to drive process-driven digital transformation and unlock sustainable value for the industry.
He started his career in Equity Research (Industrial Minerals & Precious Metals) with GMP Securities in London, and prior to joining Dassault Systemes, has spent a few years in Management Consulting (Energy, Utilities & Mining) with Booz & Company in Dubai. He has earned his Bachelor in Mining Engineering at McGill University, before pursuing a Master of Science at Imperial College to specialize in Metals & Energy Finance.
Wael has embraced different cultures - originally Lebanese, he grew up in Cote d'Ivoire and Benin before relocating to Canada and the UK to pursue his studies & career. He is actually based in Dubai, and his current role takes him all over the world. In his free time, Wael enjoys pushing his boundaries – he has competed internationally in Show Jumping and has earned his black belt in Taekwondo.