Outstanding Achievement Awards

Considered to be Asia’s most prestigious mining investment awards and a highlight in the Asian mining calendar, the annual event recognizes ‘the best of the best’ in the Asia Pacific region.

CATEGORY: Asia-Pacific Mining Executive of the Year

Recognizing outstanding achievement by a mining company CEO or MD who oversaw a major financial or operational improvement for a mining company either headquartered or operating in Asia-Pacific.

2019 WINNER: Li Chaochun, Chief Executive Officer, China Moly

CATEGORY: North American Mining Executive of the Year

A CEO or MD of an exploration mining company either headquartered or operating in Asia-Pacific, who oversaw a noteworthy exploration in the past year in either greenfield or brownfield discoveries.

2019 WINNER: Nick Mather, Chief Executive Officer, SolGold

CATEGORY: Asia- Pacific Mining Deal of the Year

A notable takeover, listing merger or acquisition.

2019 WINNER: Rio Tinto sale of Coal and Allied to Yancoal for US$ 2.45bn

CATEGORY: Asia-Pacific Exploration Mining Company of the Year

Awarded to an Exploration company either headquartered or operating in Asia-Pacific who made a noteworthy greenfield or brownfield discovery in the last year.

2019 WINNER: Ceylon Graphite

CATEGORY: Asia-Pacific Mining Company of the Year

Awarded to a mining company either headquartered or operating in Asia-Pacific who provided great value to Shareholders, outperformed its peers and continued to strengthen its core assets.

2019 WINNER: MMG Limited