John Jonat
Vice President
Metal Management and Trading

Sabin Metal Corporation

Graduated BBA, Bernard M. Baruch College 1976

Mr. Jonat has had a varied forty-year career in many aspects of the Precious and Base Metal’s Industries.

He began with the Union Miniere Group, Belgium (Umicore) in 1976 learning the basics of Precious and Base Metal Trading and Refining.

In 1987 John moved to Deak International, Australia which subsequently was absorbed by Barclay’s Bank PLC, UK. Here he concentrated primarily on North American Mine Finance and Hedge Fund Trading.

Cargil International Services (CIS) was John’s next step in 1995. At CIS John expanded the agricultural giant’s Brokerage business into the areas of precious and base metals, both Exchange and OTC driven.

In 2000 John came full circle back to Refining with Sabin Metal Corporation (SMC).
Currently at SMC, John oversees all aspects relating to refined precious metal’s Movement, Leasing and Trading.