Meath Hammond is a general manager and corporate affairs professional with more than 20 years of experience in a variety of challenging roles. He is BHP’s Head of Corporate Affairs for Western Australia. Prior to taking on this role, he was based in Houston, Texas where he held a number of positions at BHP including Head of Corporate Affairs for North American Shale & Minerals. Before joining BHP, Mr Hammond worked at Woodside Petroleum for ten years and was based in Perth and Karratha. He was a director on the David Wirrpanda Foundation, inaugural chair of the Pilbara Australian Technical College, and is a trustee of CEDA WA.