Prof. Dr. Hans J. Bocker holds two professorships in business administration and applies his dual education in technology and economics/management in many areas. As a cosmopolitan, he works as a consultant, author, finance and business journalist, columnist and IR specialist. He has for decades devoted himself to the topics of precious metals and mining industry. His assignments and interests have taken him to over 60 countries, including many in the Middle and Far East, Africa, Europe and North America. To date, the number of his publications exceeds the 2000 mark, 150 of which are academic.
He teaches at two elite business schools, works in public and international relations, advises a number of commodity and mining companies and is a member of Rotary International.