Fiona Robertson is a practicing non-executive director specialising in the resources sector. She has over 40 years’ experience in corporate finance, including 30 years working with emerging and mid-tier mining and oil & gas companies as a banker, CFO and non-executive director, successfully guiding a number of growth-oriented resource companies through major transitions.
Currently, she is a non-executive director of ASX-listed miners Whitehaven Coal, Bellevue Gold and 29Metals, chairing the Audit & Risk Committee of each.
Fiona has been involved in projects in Australia, Asia, Africa and the USA, consistently subscribing to the importance of effective stakeholder engagement at project, corporate and industry level.
An active member of the leadership team of WIMnet, the AusIMM’s Women in Mining Network, from 2012 to 2017, Fiona continues to be a strong advocate for diversity and inclusion in optimizing workforce engagement and effectiveness.
Fiona was named 2017 Gender Diversity Champion in Australian Resources by WIRNA (Women in Mining and Resources National Awards), and 2017 Gender Diversity Champion in NSW Mining (NSW Minerals’ Council’s Women in Mining Awards).
Fiona holds an MA (Geology) from the University of Oxford, is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is a Member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.