PYX is a leading global producer of premium zircon. The company engages in mining and processing activities on its Mandiri mineral sands deposit in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia since 2015. Find out more here: http://pyxresources.com/
PYX’s Mandiri deposit represents the largest zircon discovery since 2012. It produces premium quality zircon (64%) with the highest value assemblage amongst PYX’s peers.
An accomplished CEO, President and Board Member, Mr. Hasler successfully led several world-class businesses and brands spanning multiple industries and markets across natural resources, agribusiness, advanced manufacturing and various industrial sectors globally. Named a Top 50 CEO’s in Spain by Forbes magazine, Mr. Hasler has a proven track record in delivering shareholder value by improving existing operations; creating new businesses and brands; crafting creative, synergistic mergers and acquisitions; and assuming a leadership role in start-ups and divestments for listed companies, private equity-funded and family-owned businesses.
Most recently, he successfully oversaw the three-year transformation of Europac from a small, publicly-traded Spanish firm (Papeles y Cartones de Europa S.A.) into a mid-cap international firm, tripling its share price from €5.28 to €16.80 (as of the close on January 25, 2019) before selling it for US$2 billion. Amongst other major assignments, Mr. Hasler redefined the strategy of Douwe Egberts’ professional division, headquartered in the Netherlands and its joint venture with U.S.-based Mondelez, and led the restructuring of France’s Arc International.
For more than 20 years, Mr. Hasler has been doing business in China, where he built and operated several factories while setting up national distribution networks and managing significant import/export activities.
A Swiss citizen, Mr. Hasler holds a degree in Materials Engineering and a Master in Metallurgy from the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, Switzerland and an MBA with honours from the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. He is fluent in English, German, Spanish and French.