Executive Advisor and Director
Mr. Ashraf is currently the Executive Advisor at Everest Professional Services Inc and PTAG Inc.
Previously, he was the CEO of the Uranium One Inc., since April 2015, and also served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Corporation
Overall, Mr. Ashraf has over 35 years of experience in the resource sector, including mining and metallurgy, oil and gas, and related downstream industries. Uranium One is now amongst the top 5 uranium producers globally and a recognized leader in the field.
Prior to joining Uranium One, Mr. Ashraf was Executive Vice President of SNC-Lavalin’s Global Mining & Metallurgy Division, and a member of the Office of the President. While at SNC Lavalin, he was responsible for the worldwide operations of over 6,000 employees and for executing numerous projects in over 30 countries. He held over 15 directorships and board positions within SNC-Lavalin affiliates, joint ventures and project alliances. Mr. Ashraf also served as a non-executive member of a number of professional, industry and community associations. He worked on many Rio Tinto projects around the world in aluminum, iron ore, potash, and other sectors,
He is an active member of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ) and the Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO).
Mr. Ashraf is a guest lecturer in the Global Mining Management Program of The Schulich School of Business at York University (2014 - 2017 Winter MBA program), and was a lead lecturer in the Certificate of Mine Management course “Mining in the Global Environment” at the G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education at Ryerson University (Winter 2014 and Fall 2015 programs).