Omer M. Okasha

Member Title: HSE Manager
Organization: DAL Mining




More than 12 years of professional experience with emphasis on Mining Industry. A dynamic HSE leader experienced in providing leadership on HSE strategy and drive change to implement world class HSE management system with strong consulting, business development skills and technical foundation.

A holder of NEBOSH-IGC and other professional certificates such as IOSH Managing Safely, IOSH Technical membership, IOSH Trainer and ISO 45001:2018 Lead Auditor.

▼ Experience
May 2019–Present
HSE Manager • DAL Mining
 Implement ISO-IMS minimum requirements.
 Continuous improvement and development of HSE Management System.
 Upgrade Safety department to HSE department.


September 2016–April 2019
Safety Supervisor • DAL Mining
 Provision and development of DAL Mining Safety Management System.
 Established Safety department.


November 2012–August 2016
Environmental Specialist • Ma’aden Gold & Base Metals
 Formulate plans concerning environmental management & protection.
 ICMI (International Cyanide Management Institute) auditing.


May 2011–October 2012
Chief Chemist • Global Group Enterprises for Mining
 Establishment and Management of a regional commercial laboratory.
 Validation methods in accordance with ISO17025.


October 2010–May2011
Laboratory Analyst • Rida Mining Company
 Safe analysis of metallurgical samples by AA, ICP, XRF, WAD-Cyanide, Solutions Prep, Fire Assay and other analytical methods.
 Accurately collect and report results, safe handling of various chemical reagents, and great attention to QA/QC.


March 2008–July 2009
Geologist • Ministry of Energy & Mining
 Interpret geophysical information in project reports.
 Create post-project reports summarizing the project.


March 2007–December 2007
Teaching Assistant • Karary Academy of Technology
 Assist and support professional staff members in the delivery of teaching to students in a variety of learning environments.


A motivational and innovative strategist providing advice to operations in the development and implementation of
policies and procedures to reduce incidents, illnesses and injuries as well as be able to develop close working relationships with the senior Business Unit management teams, operations, project and exploration teams.
Inspire others to work together and achieve shared goals, “know what good is” and how to keep “raising the bar”,
proactive, energetic, and enthusiastic, yet also calm, credible, and decisive with strong business ethics. Intelligence,
courage, flexibility, respect for others (and a bit of humor!).


▼ Education
University of Khartoum, Sudan
 Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Geophysics
 B.Sc. Geology & Chemistry