Co-Founder and Partner (Sustainable Governance Initiative)

Whittle Consulting, Canada

Raziel leads the Sustainable Governance Initiative at Whittle Consulting, helping implement integrated strategic planning in the mining sector, bringing into the process all major stakeholders to help attain optimal & sustainable outcomes. He is also Executive Chairman of Alicanto Mining, a private project generating company currently advancing its Mina Guayos gold project in Colombia. After clerking at the Supreme Court of Canada, he practised with a leading American law firm on cross border financings and M & A, mostly in the mining, energy and forestry sectors, as well as with major Canadian law firms, focusing on the mining and natural resource sectors. He is a member of the Ontario and New York bars. He is a director of the Canadian Council for the Americas and of the PDAC, where he also serves in the International Affairs Committee.