Consultant and associate member of GIM

  • Institution:


I Secondary School & University Studies:

1954- 1961: Conakry: Secondary school DONKA:

Diplomas: Elementary Diploma (Brevet) &Diplomas: Baccalaureates (1&2) with honor;

1962-1968: USAID Scholarship for Higher Education

New YORK University Language Institute: Certificate for English language (June 1962)

– University of California (Berkeley): Preparatory Courses: Mathematics, Science (Physics and Chemistry) and Engineering (1963-1964)

– San Jose State University: School of Engineering and Science: Courses of Geology and Economics (1965-1968)

Diplomas: Bachelor of Science (Geology) 1967; M.S. (master of Science Geology) 1968

Back to Guinea in 1968 (December)

1969-1973: Geologist at the Ministry of Mines and Industry

Member of the geologists’ team for the preliminary exploration program of the Nimba iron ore deposit.

1974- 1986 : Stay in Ivory Coast

Geologist at the Company of mining Development of Ivory Coast (SODEMI)

Teacher at different secondary schools (Science and geology)

1986: Back to Guinea

1986-1989: Division chief in charge of monitoring mining exploration projects.

1990-1994: Deputy Director of Mines. Member of consulting and monitoring of the activities of Mining companies.

1995-1997: Managing Director of the CENTER of PROMOTION and DEVELOPMENT of MINING INVESTMENT. (CPDM): First STOP SHOP of Mining Investors. (Newly set up in Guinea)

1998-2004: Administrative Manager RIO TINTO. Project Simandou (Iron Ore Deposit).

2006-2017: Representative of Stellar Diamonds Guinea; a British Company active in Diamonds exploration (Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia)

Since 2018: Consultant and associate member of GIM