After a short passage in oil and gas exploration in 1995 working for Tullow oil-Geofyzika in Diamniadio of the Dakar Region of Senegal. Mr. Diba worked especially in gold exploration and mining.
From 1996 to now, Mr. Diba successively worked for multinational mining companies such as AngloGold Ashanti, Iamgold / Agem, Randgold Resources, Mineral Deposits Limited (MDL) and Bassari Resources Ltd.
Mr. Diba has been the Exploration Manager of Bassari Resources Limited since 2009. He has more than 20 years’ experience in gold exploration and mining.
Mr. Diba holds a geological engineering degree from the Earth Science Institute of Dakar University Cheikh Anta Diop (Senegal). Mr Diba is also a member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM).