Our Team Partners and Representatives

Madani Diallo

Knight of National Order of Mali (Chevalier de l'Ordre National)

Transocean Partner in Mali

  • 30 years experience in minerals and oil exploration in Africa
  • Contributed to the discovery and management of several world-class mines in Mali including: Sadiola-Hill, Yatela and Morila (multi-million oz mines - AngloGold / Ashanti / Iamgold) 
  • Responsible for discovering the Syama Gold mine (5.2m oz)
  • Extensive experience with negotiation of exploration contracts with African governments (Mali, Burkina Faso, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Senegal, Mauritania, Niger, Gabon, Burundi, DRC and Zambia)
  • Successful setup and development of country and regional offices throughout Africa
  • Management, training and organization of a diverse international workforce

Frank Joshua

Transocean Partner in China

  • Highly respected leadier in global climate change, green energy investments and carbon trading
  • 25 years experience in leadership positions at the United Nations and private sector
  • Leader of United Nations Research and Development teams from 1990 - 2000, including the International Working Group on the Clean Development Mechanism
  • Co-Founder of the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) and its first Executive Director
  • Previously Global Director for Emissions Trading at a major corporate consultancy in London, covering operations in Europe and Australia, as well as a former co-Managing Director at a leading energy and carbon brokerage house in London
  • Based on Beijing since 2007, where he has extensive high-level contacts and relationships with leading Chinese and Asian green energy companies and investment funds