Ana has more than 15 years of management, leadership, consulting, and auditing experience in Environmental and Social Management, Environmental and Biological Monitoring, and Permitting in compliance with IFC performance standards, Equator Principles, Towards Sustainable Mining and The Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance, across mining projects in Latin America. Ana also has experience supporting banks as an auditor, ensuring that operations are in compliance with their international financial commitments.
Ana is the President of the Canadian Operations of CTA Environmental Consultants, where she leads the team consulting to major resource projects mainly in Latin America.
Ana is also the founder of Women in Mining Central America, a not-for-profit organization focused on promoting and empowering women, as well as education in respect of mineral resources, and advocating for the sector in Central America.
Ana has a BSc in Environmental Sciences from the University of Berlin, Germany; an MSc in Environmental Water Management from the University of Cranfield, UK; and a Certification in Sustainable Finance from Cambridge University, UK.
In Colombia Royal Road Minerals operates through its wholly-owned Colombian companies Minerales Camino Real SAS founded in 2015 and Exploraciones Northern Colombia SAS acquired from previous owners in 2019. In Argentina Royal Road Minerals operates through its wholly owned Argentinian company, Minerales Camino Real Argentina. In Saudi Arabia and Morocco the Company operates through its 50% owned Saudi Arabian registered subsidiary, Royal Road Arabia.