Hugh Morgan

Hugh Morgan

Comet Minerals Limited

Director

Hugh Morgan is Principal of First Charnock Pty Ltd. He joined North Broken Hill in 1965, becoming a Director, Marketing and Finance (1971-1976). Hugh was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Western Mining Corporation (1990-2003) and prior to that served as an Executive Officer (1976-1986) and then Managing Director (from June 1986). Hugh has served as a Director of Alcoa of Australia Limited (1977-1998 and 2002-2003); a Director of Alcoa Inc. (1998-2001); Member of the Board of the Reserve Bank of Australia (1981-1984 and 1996-2007); Non-Executive Board Member of the CSIRO (1978-1983); President (1981-1983), Senior Vice-President (2002-2003) and Executive Committee Member (1976-2003) of the Minerals Council of Australia (formerly Australian Mining Industry Council); Chairman (1998-2000), Vice-Chairman (1994-1998) and Executive Committee Member (1994-2001) of The International Council on Metals and the Environment; Member of the Executive Committee of the Australasian Mineral Industries Research Association (1980-1988); Vice-Chairman (1988) and Chairman (1989-1991) of the World Gold Council; Member of the Executive Committee (1991-2006), Vice President (1997-1999) and President (1999-2006) of the Australian Japan Business Co-Operation Committee; Joint Chair Commonwealth Business Council 2003-2005; Member of the Earth Resources Development Council (2006-2009); Director of the Australian Stock Exchange (1982-1989); Member of Foreign Affairs Council, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (2002-2008); President of the Business Council of Australia (2003-2005); Member of the Anglo American plc Australian Advisory Board (2006-2014; Board Member of the Australian American Education Leadership Foundation (2006-2015) and Member of the LafargeHolcim International Advisory Board (2001-2017). Hugh is a Honorary Member of the Business Council of Australia; Chairman of the Order of Australia Association Foundation Limited; Trustee Emeritus of The Asia Society New York; Chairman Emeritus of the Asia Society AustralAsia Centre; Member of the Asia Society Australia Advisory Council; President of the National Gallery of Victoria Foundation; Emeritus Director of the Commonwealth Business Council; Chairman of BioDiem Limited working in conjunction with the Institute of Experimental Medicine in St Petersburg, Russia; Member of the European Australian Business Council; Member of the South Australian Minerals and Petroleum Expert Group (SAMPEG) and Member of the RAND Australia Advisory Council.

Hugh Morgan is Principal of First Charnock Pty Ltd. He joined North Broken Hill in 1965, becoming a Director, Marketing and Finance (1971-1976). Hugh was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Western Mining Corporation (1990-2003) and prior to that served as an Executive Officer (1976-1986) and then Managing Director (from June 1986). Hugh has served as a Director of Alcoa of Australia Limited (1977-1998 and 2002-2003); a Director of Alcoa Inc. (1998-2001); Member of the Board of the Reserve Bank of Australia (1981-1984 and 1996-2007); Non-Executive Board Member of the CSIRO (1978-1983); President (1981-1983), Senior Vice-President (2002-2003) and Executive Committee Member (1976-2003) of the Minerals Council of Australia (formerly Australian Mining Industry Council); Chairman (1998-2000), Vice-Chairman (1994-1998) and Executive Committee Member (1994-2001) of The International Council on Metals and the Environment; Member of the Executive Committee of the Australasian Mineral Industries Research Association (1980-1988); Vice-Chairman (1988) and Chairman (1989-1991) of the World Gold Council; Member of the Executive Committee (1991-2006), Vice President (1997-1999) and President (1999-2006) of the Australian Japan Business Co-Operation Committee; Joint Chair Commonwealth Business Council 2003-2005; Member of the Earth Resources Development Council (2006-2009); Director of the Australian Stock Exchange (1982-1989); Member of Foreign Affairs Council, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (2002-2008); President of the Business Council of Australia (2003-2005); Member of the Anglo American plc Australian Advisory Board (2006-2014; Board Member of the Australian American Education Leadership Foundation (2006-2015) and Member of the LafargeHolcim International Advisory Board (2001-2017). Hugh is a Honorary Member of the Business Council of Australia; Chairman of the Order of Australia Association Foundation Limited; Trustee Emeritus of The Asia Society New York; Chairman Emeritus of the Asia Society AustralAsia Centre; Member of the Asia Society Australia Advisory Council; President of the National Gallery of Victoria Foundation; Emeritus Director of the Commonwealth Business Council; Chairman of BioDiem Limited working in conjunction with the Institute of Experimental Medicine in St Petersburg, Russia; Member of the European Australian Business Council; Member of the South Australian Minerals and Petroleum Expert Group (SAMPEG) and Member of the RAND Australia Advisory Council.