UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF THE CUSTODIAN OF THE TWO HOLY MOSQUES KING SALMAN BIN ABDULAZIZ AL SAUD

Dr Joachim Berlenbach

Dr Joachim Berlenbach

Chief Executive Officer, Earth Investment Group

Joachim is a structural and economic geologist by training. He holds an MSc in economic geology from Cologne University (Germany), a PhD in structural geology from the University of Johannesburg and an MBA from the University Natal (South Africa). Before moving to the investment side, he worked for 10 years in deep-level mining and applied research for the South African gold and platinum mining industries. From 1997-2003 he was a top-rated South African gold analyst for various investment banks (including ING Barings, Citibank). In 2003 he cofounded investment boutique Craton Capital and in 2006 he founded the Earth Resource Investment Group.