Oscar MutandaOscar Mutanda brings over 10 years of experience managing Corporate Social Responsibility projects for mining corporations in the Democratic Republic of Congo. He currently serves as the program director of the Ivanhoe Fionet Program, a healthcare partnership with Ivanhoe Mines and the Fio Corporation. Mr. Mutanda has technical and management expertise in community mobilization, training and development, program design, evaluation, and meeting quality and ISO requirements. Mr. Mutanda has extensive experience building relationships with national government officials, local and international NGOs, and international donors, including USAID, DFID, the World Bank, and the IFC. He holds an M.A. in international community economic development from Southern New Hampshire University and is fluent in French, Lingala, Tshiluba, and Swahili.
Viktor RaykinViktor Raykin has over 25 years of experience in technical, administrative, and financial management of large-scale multi-disciplinary environmental programs in the U.S. and over 20 other countries. He has directed services for many Fortune 500, Fortune Global 500, and other companies in the mining, oil and gas, energy, manufacturing, chemical, pulp and paper, agricultural, transportation, construction, utilities, engineering, law, banking, financial, and insurance sectors. Mr. Raykin’s most significant experience is managing complex environmental and social impact assessment (ESIA) projects, baseline studies, and environmental and social management programs for extractive, energy, and infrastructure clients worldwide. His core technical expertise is in environmental studies, hydrogeology and water resources, computer modeling, and environmental visualization. He holds an M.S. in earth sciences and a B.S. in geology and mining engineering from the Russian State Geological Prospecting University in Moscow.