Interview with Ta M Li, Retired Vice President, Operations at Tetra Tech

Ta M Li

Please share your educational background and the feathers that you have on your hat! Growing up in New York City, I took and passed the Specialized High School Exams and was admitted to Brooklyn Technical H.S., a STEM-oriented secondary school, which focused on the engineering fields. From here a technical society careers publication led me […]

Interview with Joseph Sam, Chief Business Officer at Exclusive Quarries Group

Joseph (Joe) Sam

Joseph (Joe) Sam is the Chief Business Officer of the Exclusive Quarries Group in India and the Founding Partner of the Dubai & India-based Global Natural Resources Advisory Group. He is an Engineer with a double Post Graduation & is pursuing his Post Graduation in ‘Environmental Law’ from the National Law School of India University. He has led various companies in the Retail, Consulting, Design & Building Materials industries prior to entering the Mining & Metals industry 7 years back.
He is also a Certified Corporate Director from the Institute of Directors and is Certified (from various institutions) additionally in Negotiation, Conflict Management, Entrepreneurship Development, Investment Law & Institutional Finance and in the Business of Mining. He moves between India, South East Asia, and the GCC working on assignments in Mining, Metals & Commodity trading and is married to Ritika Maheshwari his wife of a decade with 2 spritely & restless boys.

Interview with Mining Engineer Heng Huang

Heng Huang Mining Engineer

Mr. Heng Huang (Steven) graduated from the China University of Mining and Technology. He also took up advanced studies at MIT and Imperial College London. He is a fellow AuSIMM, Senior Mining Engineer, funder of Beijing HOT Mining Tech Co., Ltd. Steve has more than 15 years of engineering delivery experience in the resources industry. With rich experience in international mining, he has participated in and is responsible for mining projects in major mining countries such as Australia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia, Indonesia, Mexico, and Mongolia.

Interview with Ms. Sarah Mojuetan

sarah mojuetan-Women in Mining

Sarah Mojuetan, Women in Mining, gained her geological background from the University of Ilorin, Nigeria. It spurred her to take up a job as a Customer Sales Representative in a jewelry line based in Nigeria. Whilst she worked this job, she was curious to figure out how the raw materials (gemstones and precious metals) for jewelry making are extracted from the Earth. She worked in a technical role for over a year and then decided to pursue a Mining Engineering Masters’ Degree at Camborne School of Mines, UK.

Interview with Mr. Alan M Clegg


About Alan M Clegg: Introduction, Education, and Professional Experience Mr. Alan Clegg, with British Citizenship resident in South Africa, is a Natural Resources & Energy Industry Professional with over 4 decades of experience gained from working natural resource development and construction projects, industries and related supply industries in more than 40 African and in total […]

Interview with Mr. Jim Ford, founder Waypoints Wyoming LLC.

Jim Ford, founder of Waypoints Wyoming LLC

Jim Ford is the founder of Waypoints Wyoming LLC. He has multiple advanced degrees from the School of Hard Knocks. He has experience of about fifteen years in upstream oil and gas operations, primarily CBM (coal bed methane) in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming and Montana. He also carries experience in O&G services in trucking and rail transload terminals, plus manufacturing of activated carbon from PRB coals.

Interview with Mr. Richard De Leon


Richard De Leon is a Mining Engineer by trade with a passion to seeking out solutions for Mining Companies and employ effective mine planning with the use of best practice mine planning, as well as optimizing mining business operations. Having graduated from one of the world’s top mining universities (UNSW), Richard has spent the majority […]

Interview with Mr. Bruce Cosgrove

Bruce Cosgrove

Bruce Crosgrove is a B.Sc., M.Sc. (Solution Chemistry) from Simon Fraser University, Canadian Securities Course (CSC), US Series 7 Securities Course.
Bruce is an artist, a self-motivated entrepreneur, a humanitarian, an environmentalist, and a Chemist with a diverse 35+ years of experience in the development, marketing, public listing, & funding of Innovative technologies in the field of metals and mining.
He is most notable for; Moli Energy Limited© 7 years, a Research Chemist in the development/commercialization of the world’s 1st rechargeable Lithium battery technology!