UK-headquartered management organisation the Worldwide Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) has appointed Iván Arriagada chairperson, succeeding Richard Adkerson.
Arriagada can also be CEO of Chilean copper mining group Antofagasta.
ICMM is ruled by 26 CEOs, of which the chairperson serves for a interval of two years.
ICMM president and CEO Rohitesh Dhawan welcomes Arriagada as the brand new chairperson, stating that he’s united with ICMM’s dedication to the sustainable and accountable manufacturing of metals and minerals which can be crucial to the vitality transition globally.
Arriagada says within the eight years that Antofagasta has been a member of the ICMM, he has skilled the worth of being a part of this management group that takes decisive collective motion on a very powerful points going through the mining business.
He appears ahead to repeatedly strengthening ICMM’s social and environmental efficiency, in addition to its contribution to society.