With almost 20 years in the mining and heavy equipment sectors on the African continent and worldwide, Christian Davies is a Human Resources and training specialist who leads Chemaf’s Planning Services. This includes Human Resources, Security and Health & Safety. In the mining sector, Chris has previously held roles in companies including Barrick Gold Corporation, First Quantum Minerals, and Kaz Minerals. He has also led training initiatives for construction companies including Balfour Beatty VINCI and O ‘Connor Utilities. Chris began his career with 12 years as infantryman and trainer in the British Army, where he conducted several operational tours around the world. Chris has a BTEC National Diploma in Business and Finance from Merthyr Tydfil College and is a qualified trainer and assessor.