Robert heads M2 Capital’s Metals and Mining Practice. Robert has 20 years of experience working with companies based in Russia/CIS, Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia. He has covered these companies from a number of product lines, including: mergers & acquisitions, corporate & project finance and equity & credit (debt rating) research. Over his career, Robert has worked in the mining capitals of Moscow (Alfa-Bank, Otkritie Capital, PwC Russia), New York City (SalomonSmithBarney [Citigroup] and Westdeutsche Landesbank [WestLB]) and Toronto (PwC Canada and DBRS). Robert holds a Masters of Science in Mining Engineering and an MBA from Queen’s University (Canada). He is fluent in English, French, Hungarian and has working knowledge of Spanish. He is currently learning Russian.