Met Coal Vital Component of the Steel Industry

Matt Simpson

  • Extensive experience in the construction, engineering and financing of bulk commodity projects including current role as CEO of Black Iron and former Mine General Manager at RioTinto’s Iron Ore Company of Canada operation where he was responsible for over 650 people to safely move in excess of 75MTpa of material
  • Senior member of teams that secured over US$900 million in project construction financing and arranging fully binding bid of ~US$3 billion to acquire a producing bulk commodities mine
  • Previously worked at Hatch Ltd. designing and constructing metallurgical refineries globally