Mr. Andy Chakrabarti


London, UK 

Ph. D. in Pure Science (Economic & Mining Geology) from Durham University in 1967, then as mine Geologist, Sr. Economic Geologist Senior Economic Geologist, The World Bank, LCP II, in Colombia, Peru, Brazil & Argentina till 1980.


Chief Technical Adviser, United Nations Dept of Technical Cooperation for Development (UNDP/DTCD), Resource Development in Southern Africa till 1990. 

Senior Scientist, Woodward Cycle, Inc. &  Dept of Energy , Washington DC,  High-level Radioactive Waste Disposal, Western USA  till 1998. 

Operations Manager, United Nations Revolving Fund for National Resources Exploration (UNRFNRE), Southern Africa (1998 - 2000). 

Senior Resource Development Executive, JCI Limited (Anglo-American Group) South Africa (2001 - 2005).

Executive Director,  Rova /Ophir Energy Corp. South Africa ( 2006 - 2010).

Global Director, Mining, RIZZO Associates, USA since 2011 

Professional at mines of gold, copper, nickel, diamond, and lithum.