Dr. Moreno is a Physics Engineer with a PhD in Materials Science and Mechanics from Imperial College London, in the UK. She has almost two decades experience in Finance, Business Development and Technical Research, with a focus on Technology, and Mining and Metals industries. Dr. Moreno held positions as Senior Analyst, at Toronto based-investment banks and as an Investment Research Analyst at a global investment research firm. She co-authored a book on mining and financing and authored a number of advanced technical reports on key strategic technology minerals.
Currently, she is the Managing Director of Tahuti Global Inc., a company that she founded. Tahuti is a successful consulting firm in the areas of Energy, Mining and Minerals, Technology, Public Policy, Asset Management and Manufacturing. Dr. Moreno manages various projects with the support of a team of consultants with diverse backgrounds in geology, metallurgy, law, engineering, etc.
As a strategic consultant she assists companies and institutional investors with economic and technical assessments of mineral assets and technologies. She also works with government institutions tasked with mineral development, value addition and supply chain development. She works closely with Canadian and foreign governments on strategies and policies to attract local and foreign investments to the mining sector and supply chains.
Dr. Moreno has great interest in the equitable, environmental and sustainable development of mineral resources. She possesses a wealth of information on critical minerals and advises corporations and governments on the development of critical mineral projects and with issues related to commodities supply security. Dr. Moreno is a recognized minerals specialist and a common guest speaker on television and at international conferences. She is often quoted in national and international newspapers and news.