Mark Kristoff

Mark Kristoff

Chief Executive Officer

Traxys

  

Mark Kristoff has 40 years’ experience in the metals and raw materials business, starting in 1984 as a traffic Logistics manager with Continental Metals Corp. In 1986, employed by Considar Inc., he held positions as Vice President, where he managed the ferroalloys department, responsible for the development of agencies, North American sales and other marketing; elected President and Chief Operating Officer in 1991, with responsibility for restructuring the company’s systems and operations; in 1992 became President and Chief Executive Officer with ultimate responsibility for the day-today operations of Considar, Inc. In July 1999, he also assumed the role of Managing Director of Considar Europe, responsible for the Considar group globally.

In 2003, he became President and Chief Operating Officer of Traxys (the merger of Considar and Sogem, marketing, distribution and trading group involved predominately in base metals in concentrates). In April 2005, he was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Traxys offices globally. In January 2006, with the Management buyout of Traxys, he was elected to the Board of Directors of Traxys.

Traxys has grown from a 1 billion annual sales company to 10 billion in sales in 2022. Traxys is supplying 65 different raw materials to our customers around the globe specific focus on the critical energy transition raw materials like Copper, Nickel, Cobalt, Lithium and Graphite.

Mr. Kristoff received his BA in economics from Cornell University in 1984 and attended Fairfield College Preparatory School from 1977-1980.

Mark Kristoff

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Reshaping the Mining Value Chain to Support the Industry’s Role in the Global Energy Transition

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Welcoming from IMARC Plenary Emcee
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Welcome to Country
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Welcoming Remarks from IMARC Founding Partners
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Host Partner Ministerial Welcome
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Keynote Presentation: Achieving Energy Transition is a Whole-of-Industry Transformation
  • 08:25 - 08:45
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Mining Keynote Interview: The Reshaping of the Fortescue Business: A Showcase of the Past, Present and Future of the Mining and Resources’ Industry
  • 08:45 - 09:00
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Keynote Interview: The Importance of Supplier and Community Partnerships to Create Value
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  • 25 min
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Keynote Panel Discussion: Collaboration Between China and Australia Across the Mining Value Chain
  • 09:25 - 09:45
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Keynote Interview: Identifying Energy and Supply Chain Solutions with the United States
  • 09:45 - 10:35
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Keynote Panel Discussion: Evaluating the Next Steps for Industry in Achieving the Global Energy Transition: A Practical Outlook for the Supply of Critical Minerals
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Energy Transition Raw Materials Sourcing and Supply in a Complex and Changing Geopolitical World Order
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Keynote Investment Panel Discussion: Investing and Financing the Mining Value Chain – From Exploration to Production and Between Technology, Infrastructure and Innovation: Where is the Money Coming from and Going?