Mr. Selim Fendi, a serial entrepreneur with more than 30 years of experience on the American, European, Emirati, and African markets in the precious metal industry.
Mr. Fendi’s entrepreneurial career started in 1992 by working in a commercial real estate M&A in Canada covering the Caribbean market. Following the sale of his real estate interests he launched a new career in NYC by founding Alterama, a trading platform of precious metals and Forex, qualified for management of Derivatives, Futures and hedging products.
In 2010, he came back to Europe to oversee the setup of Forex, Oil & Gas and Precious Metals Desk at Market Securities in Geneva .
In 2013 he founded Noble Precious Metal in Dubai, regulated by the DMCC (Dubai Multi Commodities).
He established in Monaco in 2016 , the first gold refinery in Monaco Aurum
He is now a managing partner at Ghana Gold Expo, an initiative by the Ghana Western Regional Coordinating Council as a policy advocacy body focused mainly on Promoting Zero Mercury (Responsible Gold Production) in local mining, and providing a platform to advance against the application of the deadly chemical in mining in accordance with the Minamata Convention on Mercury and Gold trade traceability. They are strategically positioned to provide insights into central bank gold reserves optimization, and policies that help the bank of Ghana to purchase gold as liquid asset for its foreign reserve management.
And, CEO of Aurum Global Partners , AGP who provides clients with a full-service precious metals trading capability, standards, and a responsible sourcing programme to meet global access to the related financial markets through offices in London and in Monaco and different branches in Africa and Latin America.
AGP specialize in serving bullion wholesalers and traders, refiners and smelters, government agencies, banks, and financial institutions, jewellery manufacturers, and other industrial users of precious metals.
He is Treasurer of the Watch-Making and Jewellery Chamber of Monaco and member of the Taskforce of the Responsible Jewelry Council in London. Mr. Fendi regularly speaks at international precious metals industry conference