Robert Nalli (1969) started his career at Wire Rope Industries (WRI) in 1995 as an inventory coordinator. During the next 13 years, Robert developed his operational experience in different areas such as demand management, supply chain management and procurement. In 2005, he became Director, Operations for WRI’s Canadian operation. Robert’s transition into a commercial role came in 2008 when he was appointed VP – Commercial & Operations. In 2009, he took on the responsibility of President WRI of the North American operations which included manufacturing facilities in both Canada and the US. In addition to his duties as President WRI, Robert was given the position of VP Bekaert Global Mining Ropes in 2015 where he was mandated to develop, implement and coordinate the global strategy for mining ropes for the Bekaert Ropes Group. Robert holds an MBA – Specialization in Sales & Marketing, Graduate Diplomas in both General Management and Human Resources Management from McGill University in Montreal, Canada.