Bill Lannen is a professional mining executive with over 40 years of experience in the development of underground and open pit mines.
The first part of Mr Lannen's career was with Aberfoyle Ltd where he worked in both technical and operating rolls at Cleveland Tin, Ardlethan Tin and the Melbourne head office. His last project was to take the Hellyer base metal mine in Tasmania from feasibility to full production as the mine manager.
In 1990 Mr Lannen started Mancala Pty Ltd, a mining contractor and mine engineering group, and managed its operations for over 25 years. As a mine contractor, Mancala has completed projects in both metalliferous and coal in Australia and offshore.