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Ian Satchwell

Director, International Mining for Development Centre
Ian Satchwell

The International Mining for Development Centre is a joint venture between University of Western Australia, University of Queensland and the Australian Government through AusAID. The Centre provides practical advisory, education and training services to developing nations across mining-related issues.

Ian has 25 years of experience in mining and development policy at state, national and international levels, operating at the business-government-community interface. For the past 10 years, he has held management roles in national economics consultancy firms, advising industry and government on a broad range of issues. Previously, Ian was a manager within four different minerals and energy industry bodies. Ian is a regular visitor to countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America.