Didier Julienne has worked in various industrial groups specialized in mining, metallurgy and he has an excellent vision of the international world of natural resources.
After servicing in the French Navy, he began his career at Comptoir Lyon Alemand Louyot, the European leader in precious metals (gold, silver, PGM's). He then became a member of the Executive Committee of Engelhard-CLAL, a Franco-American strategic metals group, and subsequently created the Continental Europe office of Russian mining giant Norilsk Nickel.
A Board Independent Director, he also chairs various businesses and intervenes in industry, finance and with governments on subjects related to mining and metals, energy and agriculture. He has participated in various government reports, notably on business secrecy, strategic stockpiling, critical metals, etc.
He actively publishes on natural resources. He is regularly invited to conferences on these important subjects. Didier Julienne graduated from Aix-Marseille University, EMBA HEC, IHEDN, INHES, CHEDE.