Executive General Manager Operations of Australia/Africa/Asia, MMG
Mr Davis was appointed as Executive General Manager Operations - Africa, Australia and Asia and a member of the Executive Committee of MMG Limited in January 2018.
In his role, he has the primary responsibility for providing executive leadership for our operations within the Africa, Australia and Asia regions, as well as guide regional growth opportunities for MMG.
Having joined the Company in January 2013 as the Manager Projects Operational Excellence he was instrumental in the design and implementation of MMG's Operating Model. He was appointed to his most recent role of General Manager Operational Excellence in November 2014.
Mr Davis has significant global mining experience having successfully led businesses in a number of countries including a world scale smelting operation at Richard's Bay, South Africa, with accountability for 3,000 employees. Prior to MMG, he had a long career with BHP Billiton in multiple commodities and across numerous roles including engineering, business improvement, operations and business management and as a General Manager Aluminium South Africa. In addition to his significant business experience, he has a strong background in operational readiness of major greenfield projects and was critical to the post acquisition integration, commissioning and ramp-up of Las Bambas, a tier 1 copper mine in Peru. Mr Davis holds a Bachelor of Metallurgical Engineering degree from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.