Alex Hathorn is a Director on the Mining3 board and is a Resource Industry Consultant.

Skills and experience:

Alex has more than thirty years of mining industry experience in senior executive roles with Gold Fields, Kumba Resources, Anglo American, Peabody Energy and latterly Hatch.

He has been involved in mining projects and operations on a global basis and with a wide diversity of commodities – gold, platinum, iron ore and coal, amongst others.

Alex has held a number of directorships; notably, he was on the Board of AMIRA for eight years, and is also a past director of Australian Coal Association Low Emissions Technologies (ACALET) and Australian Coal Research Ltd (ACARP). He is currently also a director of CBMI Ltd.


BSc Mining Engineering (Wits), AMP (INSEAD), FSAIMM, GAICD