Mark Cutifani has been Chief Executive of Anglo American since April 2013. He is a member of the Board and Group Management Committee (GMC), is a non-executive director of Anglo American Platinum, chairman of Anglo American South Africa (AASA) and chairman of De Beers.
Cutifani holds a BE in Mining Engineering and began his career in 1976 as a trainee engineer in the Australian coal mines. He has since worked across six continents, 25 countries and with more than 20 commodities. He has built a reputation based on his broad industry, technical and commercial knowledge, and is recognized as an industry innovator with a track record of building high-performance teams and delivering improvements across all facets of the business.
In his previous role as CEO of AngloGold Ashanti, Cutifani led the revitalization and restructuring of its global mining business, delivering significant business improvements ranging from safety, operations, capital discipline and project delivery to broader financial restructuring.
Cutifani has also held the position of COO for Inco and Vale’s global nickel business, as well as senior executive positions with the Normandy Group, Sons of Gwalia, Western Mining Corporation, Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines and CRA (Rio Tinto).
Cutifani is a KIN Advisory Board Member.
KIN Global 2016: Energy & Natural Resources Panel