Senior Management

Alberto Lavandeira Adán
Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Lavandeira brings to EMED Mining over 36 years’ experience operating and developing mining projects. He is a graduate of the University of Oviedo, Spain with a degree in Mining Engineering. As a Director of Samref Overseas S.A from 2007 to early 2014, he represented the interests of one of the shareholders in the JV that developed the world-class Mutanda Copper-Cobalt Mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo. From 1995 to 2007, he worked for Rio Narcea Gold Mines starting as COO and later as President and CEO and Director. During this period, RNG built three mining projects from exploration stages to production. Prior to that, Mr Lavandeira worked in different positions within Spanish mining subsidiaries of Rio Tinto, Anglo American and Cominco.

Julian Sanchez
General Manager - Operations

Mr. Sanchez has over 19 years of international mining experience including Spain, DRC, Mauritania, China and Peru. He was the Deputy Head of Mining at Eferton Resources. He is a Mining Engineer with an MBA in Mineral Economics from the University of Curtin, Western Australia.

David Carrasco
General Manager - Finance

Almost 20 years of international experience in mining and construction. Former CFO in Spanish multinational groups securing the financing for developing and operating over 50 retail parks, energy plants and industrial complexes worldwide. Previously worked as an auditor in Deloitte.