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We have a recognized team of industry-leading professionals with a wealth of experience in exploration, project development, mining operations and corporate finance.

Management Team

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Ibtissam (Sam) Drier

Vice President, Strategic Initiatives

Ms. Drier joined Pan American Silver in 2019 and is responsible for Strategic Initiatives, focusing on portfolio optimization and corporate finance opportunities.  Prior to joining Pan American, Ms. Drier ran her own consulting firm, providing corporate finance and M&A advisory services to numerous mining clients.  She has extensive international experience as an investment banker with JPMorgan and as a Strategy & Business Development manager with BHP Billiton.  She holds a Bachelors of Business Science degree in Finance and Economics from the University of Cape Town, South Africa.