Convicted felon, former CPA, former criminal CFO of Crazy Eddie, Sam now spends his time unovering fraud and helping the enforcement agencies catch today's crooks.
Exposing accounting irregularities and white collar crime, Sam is now a prominent whistle blower in the investment industry.
Mining Expert and founder of Women in Mining.
Founded Sector Investment Managers Ltd in 2004 and launched the Junior Gold Fund in 2009, investing in smaller gold and silver mining companies in safe political territories.
More than 16 years investment banking experience with major banks in London concentrating on natural resources.
Founder of the Commodity Discovery Fund. Willem predicted the onset of the credit crisis in his first book Als de Dollar Valt (When the Dollar Falls) in 2007.
After writing Goud en het Geheim van Geld (Gold and the Secret of Money) in 2012, 2013 saw the release of his first English book, The Big Reset. In total, he sold over 100,000 copies of his books.
Andrew Bell began his career as a natural resources analyst at Morgan Grenfell & Co in the 1970s.
His business experience encompasses periods in fund management and advisory work at leading financial institutions, international corporate finance work and private equity.
Colin was previously CEO of Jubilee Platinum but since 2010 has been non-executive chairman. He is also CEO of Galileo Resources.
A chartered engineer and fellow of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, Colin is a respected veteran of the mining industry.
Harry has founded and run many successful companies, including EMED Mining, Pilatus Capital and KEFI Minerals, where he holds the position of Executive Chairman.
Gold expert, bitcoin writer, actor, presenter, comedian... Dominic's talents know no bounds. Master of all trades, jack of none.
Becoming a CEO at the age of 30 after having spent the best part of a decade of his career on operating mines, Vassilios is something of natural resources prodigy.
A geologist by training, Vassilios brings expertise and vigour to his role.
Martin is CEO of Vox Markets, a niche professional network for stock market participants, and connects traders and investors to a dynamic network of information people and ideas.
He will be speaking about the mechanics of spreadbetting
A geologist trained at the prestigious Royal School of Mines and a Fellow of the Geological Society of London, Kerim has nearly 20 years experience in the mining industry.
Tony Manini is Director, Chief Executive Officer and Deputy Chairman of Asiamet Resources. He has over 25 years of global resource industry experience across a diverse range of commodities in over 20 countries. His experience includes 14 years with Rio Tinto Limited and 8 years with Oxiana Limited (now OZ Minerals Limited) covering various technical, commercial, senior management and executive roles in exploration, project evaluation, project development and business development.
Peter is the founder of Petropavlovsk plc, formerly one of the largest gold mining businesses in Russia.
CEO of Bacanora Minerals, Mr. Secker is a mining engineer with over 30 years experience in the resources industry. During his career he has built and operated a number of mines and metallurgical processing facilities in Africa, Australia, China and Canada.
Adam Reynolds began his City career as a stockbroker in 1980 but in recent years he has shot to prominence rescuing AIM listed companies which were on the point of insolvency.
he is the King of the AIM Shell and he is now set to join the board of the disaster that is New World Oil & Gas (NEW). On the 28th Nov, Adam will be covering both his existing portfolio and explaining how he wants to turn New World around.
Director General of the Institute of Economic Affairs and the IEA’s Ralph Harris Fellow.
Mark frequently comments on political and economic issues on television and radio including BBC Question Time, Any Questions, Newsnight, Channel 4 News, Sky News, Radio 4's Today Programme and LBC.
Jason Drummond is a British technology entrepreneur. He has founded, built and listed 7 technology companies on European Stock Exchanges since 1999
Currently Chairman of Teathers Financial, Jason will be presenting with Tom on the Perils of Technology Investing
Chris is an independent analyst focused on energy metals, innovation, and associated supply chain dynamics. After spending 15 years working across various roles in sales and brokerage on Wall Street, Chris shifted his attention to the forces propelling lifestyle convergence including urbanization, innovation, and technology and the opportunities that they are creating across numerous industries.
Chris has additional experience as the co-founder of a start up for investors which dealt with "computing with words" and co-authors The Disruptive Discoveries Journal