Resource Development

Carmot Strategic has consulted to both large-cap and mid-cap resource companies for more than fifteen years. Carmot principal Daniel McGroarty has fifteen years of experience advising companies in the resource sector, with a focus on critical and strategic materials and supply chains. He was one of three Rare Earths resource professionals interviewed in 60 Minutes investigative piece, Modern Life’s Devices Under China’s Grip? which aired in March 2015.

As a recognized subject-matter expert, McGroarty provided testimony on critical metals issues to the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources in January 2016, to the House Sub-Committee on Energy & Mineral Resources in 2011 and 2013, and to the U.S. House Sub-Committee on Science, Space & Technology in 2013.

McGroarty serves as Senior Consultant to Rio Tinto, the multinational metals and mining company, on critical and strategic metals issues. In addition to his Rio Tinto engagement, Dan serves on the Advisory Boards of three companies that constitute Carmot’s Critical & Strategic Metals portfolio: Texas Rare Earths Resources, Graphite One Resources, and American Manganese, and also advises an affiliate of Denham Commodity Partners Fund IV LP on resource development issues. He is a frequent speaker on Rare Earths and strategic and critical metals issues, at conferences across the U.S., Canada and in China, and in television, radio and print interviews.

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Recent News

Investor’s Business Daily

Road to Somewhere
April 10, 2017

Real Clear World

Daniel McGroarty Testifies Before U.S. Senate
January 19, 2016

Wall Street Journal

Miners Struggle With a Federal Cave-In
July 24, 2014