Morning of 10th October 2019
The Institute of Directors, Pall Mall, London
Robert is the founder and CEO of INPHASE, with a vision for delivering software to support complex performance improvement journeys. International speaker on organisational performance, designer of award-winning software and solution implementations for organisations including: a Balanced Scorecard strategy management solution for DuPont Polymers, multiple efficiency-improvement Beacon Awards for Local Council’s and Police Forces, a Sunday Times featured complex multi-stakeholder performance solution for the UK Atomic Weapons Establishment. Robert has worked as a supplier and collaborator over many decades to Dr. Mark Sander in multiple complex business improvement programmes, including at Lonmin, Green Tweed, Mandalay Resources and Consolidated Nickle Mines.
A strategy and business development leader with more than 25 years experience generating transformation and profitable growth in diverse, global businesses. Known for launching stalled companies on their journeys to bold futures.
Dr. Sander has led or co-led multiple company transformations, being strategic planner for Magma, subsequently the VP of Strategy and Planning for BHP Copper, and recently CEO and President of Mandalay Resources.
Dr. Sander holds a PhD in Ore Deposits and Exploration from Stanford University (USA) and has been active in the mineral resource industry for the last 25 years in operations, strategy and exploration, with a focus on Copper, Gold and PGM projects.
Dr. Sander is currently a principal at Plinian Capital along with Brad Mills, ex-President of BHP Billiton Copper Group and ex CEO of Lonmin, and Anton Mauve ex-VP Strategy and Long term planning with Lonmin. Plinian Capital was founded in 2009 to identify and invest in and improve undervalued opportunities throughout the mining value chain. Plinian Capital is technically focused and brings resource geology, mining engineering, metallurgical, marketing and metal and concentrate sales expertise to the operations in which they invest in and operate.
Plinian funds its investments with a combination of principal’s capital, co-investments and fund under management to capture this value and then advance projects to their maximum value return point for investors. Current holdings include Mandalay Resources, West African Minerals, Circum Minerals., Consolidated Nickel Mines and Helio Resources Corporation.
The event is designed to explore, educate, enlighten, demonstrate and discuss how it is now possible to use cloud-based technology across an operation to unite all systems and processes from the rock face, to shift management, to weekly, monthly board and investor reporting, to arrive at one version of the truth.
Enabling better, faster decisions based on fact from the board to the rock face.