Ariane Laporte-Bisquit

Water Risk Filter Project Manager - WWF

Ariane works for WWF as a Project Manager for their Water Risk Filter. She previously worked at CDP and Utrecht University and has a Master's Degree in Environmental Technology: Water Management from Imperial College London.

Beth Borody

Director, Sustainability - New Gold

Having worked extensively in North America and Sub-Saharan Africa, Beth brings a uniquely global worldview to her work. She believes strongly in creating and implementing positive long-term impact, in both an environmental and social context. She has an in-depth understanding read more

Blair Douglas

Global Practice Lead Water Management - BHP

Blair Douglas is the Global Practice Lead for Hydrology and Water for BHP, a Leadership role setting technical direction on water management with the water planning and operational teams across multiple commodities to lift capability and awareness of water related read more

Briana Gunn

Director, Environmental Affairs - Newmont Mining

Briana Gunn is an environmental director for Newmont Mining Corporation.  She has devoted her career to supporting mining through the full life cycle identifying and mitigating risks around water management.  She holds a BS/MS in Civil Engineering from the University read more

Christina Copeland

Associate Director, Water Security - CDP

Christina Copeland manages CDP’s water program in North America. Prior to joining the water team, she led the organization's corporate climate change and water disclosure work for materials companies and executed CDP’s water membership program in the U.S. and Canada. read more

Claire Cote

Director, Centre for Water in the Minerals Industry - The University of Queensland

Claire is a recognised international expert in environmental management for the mining sector, who has applied her academic and technical knowledge to achieve a step change in some aspects of the industry’s environmental performance. Claire has held several positions in read more

Dawn Brock

Manager - ICMM

Dawn Brock joined International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) in 2017 and leads on the mine closure and water project work. She also works across other programme areas including tailings and community support. ICMM is an international organisation that read more

Greg Radford

Director - IGF Secretariat

Greg Radford is the Director of the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) and has overall strategic, financial and operational responsibility for the IGF Secretariat and execution of the IGF mission. He has led the growth read more

Jed Youngs

Water Stewardship Practice Lead - BHP

Jed is a water manager and hydrogeologist with 20 years’ experience.  In his role as Water Stewardship Practice Lead Jed is responsible for helping BHP to protect and share water resources whilst managing water effectively.  He has led the mine read more

Jessica Theriault

Director of Regulatory Affairs - The Mosaic Company

Jessica Theriault is the Director of Regulatory Affairs for the Mosaic Company and holds an environmental engineering degree and MBA from the University of Regina. Jessica has over 20 years of environmental experience in the potash mining industry in Saskatchewan read more