Ravi Sharma is a geologist and an international expert in mineral resource evaluation and mining. In his successful career spanning more than 28 years, he has held several senior positions such as Chief Geologist - Barrick Gold Mines in Tanzania, Mines Manager and Chief Geologist - Vedanta’s Gold Mines in Armenia, and Head of Mineral Resources Estimation - ACC Ltd, India.
In 2011, Bedrock Mineral Resource (BMRC) was established by Ravi as an independent consultancy firm based in Dubai. In addition to his profile as Managing Director - BMRC, over the years Ravi’s professional portfolio has included his responsibilities as Consulting Manager Resource with European Uranium Resources Ltd, Canada; as Associate Principal Consultant with SRK, USA; as Principal Resource Consultant with Alara Resources Ltd., Australia and as Advisor Geology with Essar Minerals, India.
Recently, Ravi has also taken up responsibility as CEO of Minvest LLC, Oman. He is a founder member aspiring to develop and promote the Mineral and Mining Industry in the Sultanate of Oman.
During his eventful career in the global mineral resource and mining Industry, Ravi has presented and published several technical papers on mineral resource estimation, QA/QC and exploration data management. His credentials include Registered Membership of SME in United States, and Chartered Professional membership of AusIMM. He is a Qualified and Competent person under JORC - Australia, Canadian National Instrument 43-101 and various regulatory authorities worldwide for Mineral Resource Estimate sign-off. These qualifications have taken Ravi to almost every corner of the world. He has travelled to Canada, USA, Australia, UK, Northern Ireland, and several countries in Europe, South America, Africa, Asia and Middle East for geological and resource evaluation assignments. He has considerable experience in multi commodities like Copper, Zinc, Gold, Uranium, Iron ore, Limestone and other industrial minerals.