Feroz Ashraf is executive adviser at Everest Professional Services Inc., with a history of working in the mining & metals industry, oil and gas, and other related industries. Experienced in project management (domestic and international projects) and implementation of best practices, stage-gate reviews, value engineering, PDRI reviews and how to achieve operational excellence in order to improve the overall performance of the company.
He held several positions, including CEO, of Uranium One. Overall, He has more than 30 years of experience in engineering and construction, covering resource industries, power, infra-structure and related industries, and five years of mining operation and operating experience. Ashraf was executive vice-president of SNC-Lavalin’s business unit. While at SNC Lavalin, he was responsible for the worldwide operations of more than 6,000 employees and for executing numerous projects in more than 30 countries. He has held more than 15 directorships and board positions within SNC-Lavalin affiliates, joint ventures and project alliances. Ashraf also served as a non-executive member of several professional, industry and community associations. He is an active member of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ) and the Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO). Ashraf is a guest lecturer in the Global Mining Management Program MBA program of the Schulich School of Business at York University and was a lead lecturer at Ryerson University teaching a program module on “Mining in the Global Environment”.