Our management team is made up of respected industry specialists with years of experience at the forefront of their field. Each one of our professionals has extensive management experience at an international level, backed by unrivalled expertise in formulating and implementing successful strategies.
Minexco Inc – Management Team
Lord Richard Risby – Non-Executive Chairman
Lord Risby has over 20 years’ experience in the financial services sector in the City of London having held a range of senior director positions at Merrill Lynch, E F Hutton, Lehman Brothers and Furman Selz. He then went into politics and served as a Conservative Member of Parliament for 18 years, during which time he became Vice-Chairman of the Conservative Party, a position that he held for five years, and was responsible for relations and policy development with the major financial institutions and investment community in the City of London. Following this, Lord Risby became Deputy Chairman of Conservative Business Relations. He was appointed to the House of Lords in November 2010. In 2012 Lord Risby was appointed the Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Algeria. Lord Risby was born in South Africa and holds a Masters in Economics from Magdalene College Cambridge.
Gilad Mintzer – Director
Gilad has been a part of Minexco since the beginning and played a key role in shaping its business model and developing its mining assets around the world. With responsibility for managing the company’s day-to-day corporate, legal and financial operations, Gilad focuses on implementing new programs and developing business strategy.
A lawyer by profession, he previously practised international commercial law at Mordechai Mintzer in Tel Aviv, Israel, and has deep experience in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts. In addition, he has held key legal and tax advisory roles at international fiduciary companies, as well as board directorships for foreign private companies engaged in trading, commercial and real estate projects. Gilad holds an LLB degree from Bar Ilan University in Israel and was admitted to the Bar in 2003.
Efroyim Hecht – Senior Advisor
Efroyim co-founded the Minexco group of companies, formerly involved in wholesale and retail businesses. Efroyim serves in advisory roles in Minexco leverging his vast experience in investments and financing of oil and gas exploration and production projects, Efroyim had significant contribution for the company’s presence in Ghana, Sierra Leone and in South America. Efroyim is a self-made entrepreneur, investor and businessman.