• Melbourne Mining Club – 25th Nov 2016

    Melbourne Mining Club – Jean-Sebastien Jacques, Chief Executive, Rio Tinto Swann Global at Melbourne Mining Club luncheon held on 25th Nov 2016 at one of Melbourne’s most iconic venues, Etihad Stadium presenting Chief Executive of Rio Tinto, Jean-Sebastien Jacques. Jean-Sebastien spoke passionately about Australia as the backbone of mining. The earlier sections of his speech […]

  • Women In Mining – 9th November 2016

    Women In Mining Website text Janet Bewsey, a Senior Associate at Swann’s London office, was a recent participant at the Annual Education Event to promote career paths in the Natural Resource industry to young female undergraduates. The event seeks to facilitate the participation of young female undergraduates studying mining-related disciplines to enter the Mining industry. […]

  • The Wealth Forum – 4th October 2016

    Swann’s Group Managing Director, John Murray, took part in the London Wealth Forum and Safe Havens Conference, held at the Caledonian Club in London early in October. In a conference focused on the challenges and opportunities following the Brexit vote, John took the opportunity to highlight the potential for an increase in Anglo-Australian trade relations. […]

  • MinSouth – 13th October 2016

    John Murray, Group Managing Director of Swann Global, had the pleasure of being a guest speaker at MinSouth’s AGM. John completed a presentation on the Evolving Natural Resources Industry. In his presentation, John discussed the current complexities and challenges confronting the Mining and Metals industry. One outstanding issue addressed was the lacklustre return on investment […]

  • RedCloudKS’s 4th Annual Fall Mining Showcase

    RedCloudKS’s 4th Annual Fall Mining Showcase took place on October 6th. The event featured presentations of promising precious metals exploration, development and operating junior companies from North America. This networking event attended by fund managers, analysts, institutional and individual investors as well as mining corporate development teams featured a buy-side panel discussion on the precious […]

  • Melbourne Mining Club – October 6th 2016

    Melbourne Mining Club October 6th 2016 Jake Klein – Executive Chairman, Evolution Mining Swann Global had the great pleasure of hosting a diverse group of professionals as our guest at the Melbourne Mining Club luncheon on October 6th 2016. The guest speaker for the day was Mr. Jake Klein, Executive Chairman of Evolution Mining. Evolution […]

  • AusIMM Technical Session – 9 Aug 2016

    AusIMM Technical Session – 9 Aug 16 The AusIMM Technical session held on 9 August was part of the Distinguished Lecture Series was presented by Brian Hall, Principal Mining Engineer at AMC Consultants. Brian is an internationally-recognized expert in optimisation of mine plans and strategies for underground and surface mines and has authored a textbook […]

  • India – land of opportunities (a personal touch).

    India – land of opportunities. Nobody denies this. The largest democracy in the world (by population!), there is no dearth of employment or talent in the country. The path of globalisation chosen by PM Modi has definitely brought India to a global stage. The country has found its place again in business discussions, and in […]

  • Melbourne Mining Club August 4th 2016

    Melbourne Mining Club August 4th 2016 Guest Speaker – Andrew Smith, Chairman Shell Australia Swann Global had the great pleasure of hosting a diverse group of professionals as our guest at the Melbourne Mining Club luncheon on August 4th 2016. The guest speaker for the day was Mr. Andrew Smith, Chairman of Shell Australia. Shell […]

  • 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 […]