Chief Executive Officer
Mr Schmidt was appointed Chief Executive Officer on 1 September 2020.
Mr Schmidt brings with him more than 20 years’ experience in the mining industry. His most recent role was as Chief Executive Officer of Yancoal Australia Ltd, from August 2013 until March this year.
He has also served as the Executive General Manager of the Wandoan Project for Xstrata Coal Pty Ltd from February 2008 to February 2009 and was the Chief Operating Officer of Xstrata Coal Queensland from March 2009 to June 2013. He was also formerly the president of the Colombian coal assets of Glencore International.