Mr. Clegg, a British and South African Citizen, with Turkish residency is a Mining Industry Professional with over 35 years experience gained from working mining & minerals projects in more than 160 countries on all the continents.
He is a registered Professional Mining Engineer (Pr.Eng), a registered Professional Construction Project Manager (Pr.CPM), a registered Project Management Professional (PMP), and carries professional Fellowship status with South African Institute of Mining & Metallurgy (FSAIMM) and the Institute of Quarrying (FIOQ) as well a professional memberships of all the major Mining Institutes globally and is a recognized mining technical assessment, reporting and mining project valuation expert with key experience in stock exchange listings and the requirements for successful capital raising.
Mr. Clegg has been intimately involved as team leader or member of teams that have completed feasibility studies and/or constructed on ECM, EPC or EPCM basis over 60 Mining & Mineral Projects with a combined value in excess of US$8 Billion over the last 20 years.
He has advised a number of governments on Mining Policy, Legislation & Regulation since 1990, as well as being the architect & executor of practical plans for unlocking the potential value of their resources base. Since 2006 this includes Republic of Turkey where he first acted as un-official Advisor to the Minister of Energy & Mineral Resources Dr. Hilmi Guler organizing JEC meetings between South Africa and Turkey. Subsequently he continues this role in Turkey informally advising the Investment Support & Promotion Agency in the Prime Ministry.
Mr. Clegg has been Chairman of numerous high profile Mining & Resources Technical Conferences and Seminars in the industry globally, most recently yhe Turkey Mining Summit in June 2012, as well as himself being an accomplished technical author and speaker of over 40 papers. He has been nominated for a number of awards and prizes internationally, most recently for the prestigious “John Barrie Award” of the PMI (USA) Project Management Institute, for his contribution to Project Management Theory & Practice.
Mr. Clegg held 5 past Board appointments, including 3 at CEO level in International and Multinational mining, engineering, mining equipment & construction sector companies and has been active as a member of the Institute of Directors keeping fully up to date with highest standards for Corporate Governance in companies. He currently holds 8 Non-Executive Directorships in Mining & Energy related sector companies.
Mr Clegg is also the Chairman of AME Consulting A.S. You can visit their website here.