Angela Halbert

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  • John Murray Speaking to the House of Commons in London

      Swann Global’s John Murray was invited to speak to the All Party Parliamentary Group on International Mining at the UK’s Houses of Parliament on the 19th January. The session’s theme was “Society needs mining”, and reflected on the importance of mining in light of the anticipated population growth over the next 10 years (c. […]

  • AusIMM Technical Session

    With a focus on innovation in the mining industry, the first AusIMM technical session held on 13th January 2016 in Melbourne was very timely, with a presentation on research and development in the area of deep exploration technologies. Professor Klas Hjort – Head of Microsystems Technology Division, University of Uppsala, Sweden visiting AMIRA International and, […]

  • Melbourne Mining Club

    Swann Global was pleased to host these interesting mix of ladies from lawyers, senior partners, executive coaches and board members as our guests at the Melbourne Mining Club luncheon on December 3, 2015. For this luncheon, Swann focused exclusively on women, in line with our commitment to continue to empower women in our industry. The […]

  • Wolf Minerals – Drakelands mine

    As part of our ongoing relationship with Wolf Minerals, Swann UK’s John Revie and Dominic Mercer recently spent a day at their Drakelands mine, meeting the team, understanding the technical features of the operation, and observing a daily management meeting. Wolf Minerals is an ASX and AIM listed speciality metals producer, and its Drakelands mine […]

  • London Metals Exchange Week

    London Metals Exchange Week Every year the metals industry gathers in London for a week-long get-together to renew relationships, and forge fresh partnerships in a glut of parties, dinners and more technical events. The largest annual gathering of its kind in the world, LME (London Metals Exchange) Week brings together producers, traders, analysts and financiers […]

  • Women in Mining UK – Human Rights Panel

    Women in Mining UK – Human Rights Panel As part of Swann’s ongoing commitment to gender diversity in the mining industry, on the 21st September Swanns Janet Bewsey and John Revie attended a Women in Mining UK briefing hosted by Debevoise & Plimpton. The panel discussion was about Human Rights and the Modern Slavery Act […]

  • East Africa Mining Masterclass

    East Africa Mining Masterclass Tom Harris and Janet Bewsey of Swann Global attended A Masterclass on investment in mining in East Africa on the 24th September, hosted by Simmons & Simmons. With an overall focus predominantly on Uganda and Kenya, Dr Roger Key MBE of the British Geological Survey first gave the keynote speech and […]

  • Launching the Commonwealth Businesswomen’s Network in the Asia Pacific Region

    RSA A+NZ Project: Launching the Commonwealth Businesswomen’s Network in the Asia Pacific Region Swanns, Anu Arora and Grace Tan had the pleasure of attending the launch of the Commonwealth Businesswomen’s Network (CBW) in the Asia Pacific Region on 19th August 2015. The RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) has partnered […]

  • WiRV – Professional Development Seminar

    WiRV – Professional Development Seminar Women in Mining and Resources Victoria (WiRV), a sub-committee of The AusIMM’s Women in Mining Network (WIMnet) is a voluntary, not-for-profit group which supports and provides opportunities for women who work in the water, energy, minerals, mining and natural resource management sectors. WiRV supports women in these sectors, and communicates […]