James Askew

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James Askew, Non-Executive Director

Age: 71


Jim Askew is a mining engineer with more than 45 years of international and technical expertise. He has served as Chief Executive Officer and board member for a number of publicly listed mining companies, and brings a wealth of experience in design, construction and operations of both open pit and underground mines. Jim is currently Chairman of Syrah Resources and a non-executive director of Evolution Mining. He has previously served on the boards of several resource public companies, including OceanaGold (Chairman November 2006 – July 2019).


Member of: Technical Committee (Chairman), HSE & Sustainability Committee


Skills and expertise: Strategy & Leadership, Metals & Mining, Finance, Public Policy, Human Resources, Accounting, International Business, Operations & Exploration