Mr. Edgar Basto served as an Acting President of Copper at BHP Billiton Limited and BHP Billiton PLC from October 01, 2014 to March 1, 2015. Mr. Basto served as Asset President Escondida at BHP Billiton plc. Mr. Basto served as the Chairman and President of Minera Escondida Limitada. Mr. Basto served as Asset President of Escondida at BHP Billiton plc.
He has been with BHP Billiton since 1989 and has worked at the Cerro Matoso and Cerrejón operations in Colombia and Tintaya in Peru. He served as Vice President of health, safety, community, environment and sustainability at BHP from 2006 to 2008. Mr. Basto worked as Vice President of operations at BHP Billiton’s base metals division, in charge of overseeing the Cerro Colorado and Spence operations in Chile, Antamina in Peru and Cannington in Australia. He served as an Executive Officer at BHP Billiton Limited. Mr. Basto has been a Director of BHP Billiton Minerals Pty Ltd. since March 02, 2016.
Edgar Basto will be presenting on: Innovation as more than technology; its a cultural and behavioural shift. Download the programme now