Rick Rule is the Chairman and Founder of Global Resource Investments LP. Mr. Rule and his firm are successfully involved in the natural resources industries investing on a worldwide basis. Mr. Rule is a well known conference speaker, noted for his contrarian, counter-cyclical investment techniques. Mr. Rule and his firm believe that the resource industry investor and speculator are at the dawn of the greatest speculative epoch of his career. Today, he manages close to a billion dollars focused on the mining sector through investment partnerships, an investment management firm and his brokerage firm. His knowledge and exploration acumen makes him a sought after man for advice and as a speaker at conferences. He candidly speaks to both from a position of almost unmatched experience, reputation, and knowledge.