General Manager Technology Transformation, Glencore Copper
Ian Sedgman works in Glencore Copper’s technology investment portfolio with a focus on all global copper assets. Ian supports Glencore global technology innovation and works with copper commodity asset stakeholders to develop investment strategies leveraging key areas of technology and innovation to maximise asset value. Ian’s immediate focus is working with Glencore assets to accelerate innovation investment with a focus on value creation, this work is part of the strategic innovation investment built into Glenore’s operating model.
Ian has over 20 years’ experience in mining and heavy industry with project and operational roles in Gladstone Ports, BHP, Felix Resource, Adani and Glencore. Industries include underground metalliferous and open cut coal mining, UG and open pit hard rock mining, bulk cargo rail and port, power transmission and grid scale renewables. Ian is an MBA qualified mechanical engineer.