Pierre De Pasquale is the Head of Stakeholder Engagement at the Responsible Mining Foundation (RMF), which he joined in 2016. RMF is an independent research organisation that encourages continuous improvement in responsible extractives across the industry by developing tools and frameworks, sharing public-interest data and enabling informed and constructive engagement between extractive companies and other stakeholders. Prior to joining RMF, Pierre worked in mines across three continents as a mining engineer specialised in blasting and technical optimisation. He studied at ICAM Lille (France) and the University of Manchester (UK) and holds an MSc. in engineering.