Director, Head of Auditing, RCS Global
Michèle Brülhart is an expert in developing, piloting and implementing third party audit mechanisms for responsible mineral supply chains. Michèle has managed over 2'000 due diligences, social compliance and chain of custody audits in various industries, including mining, agriculture, trading, mineral processing, manufacturing and retail. She has unique experience conducting audits at all levels of the mineral supply chain, including of mine sites, exporters, smelters, refineries, product manufacturers, assembly plants and SEC issuers. Michèle has developed and / or piloted audit methodologies, tools or training for multiple clients and industry associations, including some of the best known initiatives as the Conflict Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) or the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA). She is currently working with the China Chamber of Commerce of Metals, Minerals and Chemicals Importers & Exporters (CCCMC) to operationalise the Chinese Due Diligence Guidelines and supports Bettercoal to strengthen the initiative’s Assurance Framework.