David heads the Commonwealth Government’s chief resources and energy commodities forecasting team. Prior to this role, I was Head of Market Analysis at Orica, the world’s biggest mine explosives company, which is a significant supplier to the coal industry in Australia and Indonesia. He has almost twenty years as a resources commodities analyst, including at the biggest banks in Australia, Europe and the United States. He started his career at the Reserve Bank of Australia, where he was Second-in-Charge of the Economic Research Department’s Forecasting Team.
David Thurtell, Manager Resources & Energy, Department of Industry, Innovation & Science at the Australian Government, will be presenting a keynote address on Australia’s mining landscape; an assessment of challenges and opportunities in the Global Opportunities session at IMARC 2019. Download the programme.