Hugh Bresser has a career in exploration spanning more than 25 years, including more than 10 years working at BHP Billiton, generating and evaluating exploration projects in a variety of commodities within Australia, Asia, Southern Africa and South America.
He held senior positions within BHP Billiton’s Global Exploration Division, including three years in exploration global strategy, business planning and risk management. Mr Bresser was also employed by BHP Billiton Iron Ore Group in a senior role, working on supply chain optimisation and new capital implementation. He held technical positions with Pancontinental Mining, Renison Goldfields Consolidated and Goldfields.
Mr Bresser also has significant experience in mineral exploration, executive management, mergers and acquisitions, governance, government and community relations within the global resources industry.
He holds a Bachelor of Science (First Class Honours) in Geology from James Cook University, and an MBA from Melbourne Business School in Mt Eliza.