Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Venue: Hyatt Regency Perth
99 Adelaide Terrace Perth
Registration: WA Mining Club
Tickets: enter WIMWA as membership number for discount
$65.00 students and retired members
$950.00 table of eight
The WA Mining Club President, Kirsty Danby, is delighted to invite all WIMWA members to attend our next luncheon featuring Elizabeth Gaines, Chief Executive Officer at Fortescue Metals Group.
Elizabeth Gaines commenced as Chief Executive Officer at Fortescue Metals Group in February 2018.
Elizabeth is a highly experienced business leader with extensive international experience as a Chief Executive Officer and group executive. Elizabeth has a proven track record in financial and operational leadership across a number of industries, including resources, construction and infrastructure, financial services and travel and hospitality.
After joining Fortescue as a Non-Executive Director in February 2013, Elizabeth was appointed Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director in February 2017. She is a former Chief Executive Officer of Helloworld Limited and Heytesbury Pty Limited and has also held the position of Chief Financial Officer at Stella Group and Entertainment Rights Plc.
Elizabeth has significant exposure to the impact of the growth in Asian economies, particularly China, on the Australian business environment and economy as well as a deep understanding of all aspects of financial and commercial management at a senior executive level in both listed and private companies.
A member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the Australian Institute of Company Directors and Chief Executive Women, Elizabeth holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and Master of Applied Finance degree.
Elizabeth has previously held Non-Executive Director roles with NEXTDC Limited, Mantra Group Limited, Nine Entertainment Co. Holdings Limited and ImpediMed Limited.