Friday, August 28, 2009
Appointment Of Jimmy Wilson As President, Energy Coal28 August 2009
BHP Billiton announced today that it has appointed Jimmy Wilson as President, Energy Coal, effective from 1 September 2009.
Mr Wilson has had an extensive career in the mining industry. In his 17 years with BHP Billiton, Jimmy has held key managerial and operating roles in the organisation, including President of Stainless Steel Materials (1 January 2007 to 31 August 2009). Prior to this he was President and Chief Operating Officer Nickel West, President and Chief Operating Officer Samancor Chrome, and General Manager of Billiton's Bayside Aluminium.
BHP Billiton Chief Executive Ferrous and Coal, Marcus Randolph today welcomed Mr Wilson to the Energy Coal executive team.