Gold Supply Chain Expert (Magma)
Mr Lorimer is an international business development strategist and gold supply chain advisor. Mr. Lorimer has more than 15-year experience in the International gold industry, primarily managing international gold purchasing and sales for Italian companies. His main focus has been on the North American, European and Asian markets, managing sales for several Italian companies over the years. He also managed a wholesale Italian jewellery company in India for half a decade. Prior to this he worked for Richline Group, managing QVC accounts for Germany and Japan. From 2017-2019 Mr. Lorimer worked as International Business Development specialist for Italian LBMA-listed refinery Italpreziosi SPA.
In the last few years Mr. Lorimer has moved upstream in the Gold industry, working with mines in South America, Africa and Australia and participating in major mining events including IMARC-PDAC-Mines and Money London, Africa Down Under, Diggers and Dealers and Mining INDABA, the international IGF conference in Geneva at the Palais de le Nation, the implementation launch of GEF Gold 2019 in London, and the OECD annual reunion in Paris.
Presently, Mr. Lorimer is Project Manager for Sahel Clean Gold (SCG) – a partnership of Magma International (a geo-technical service company based in Mauritania), along with MBMM (US-based manufacturers of free-mercury gold processing equipment), and Pact (international NGO with extensive expertise in ASM formalization and professionalization, worldwide). SCG is opening a Training Institute based in Nouakchott designed exclusively to serve the emerging needs of the small-scale gold mining sector in Mauritania and the region. In addition SCG provides mercury-free equipment sales, distribution and servicing, throughout the Sahel and West Africa