Dr Markus Elsasser is a German financier and investor in the mineral resources industry. He is Head of the Elsasser family office ‘M. Elsasser & Cie AG 1971′ in Dusseldorf, Germany. Dr Elsasser was previously a Director of Finance at the Dow Chemical Company in Germany and he has extensive General Management experience with former appointments as Managing Director in Australia and Singapore in the chemical and Food industries. Dr Elsasser has a degree and PhD in Business Administration from Cologne University, Germany.