Full Name
Dr Anousha Hashemi
Job Title
Exploration Manager
IGO Limited
Speaker Bio
GAICD, PhD, MSc Geophysics, BSc Geology
An experienced director with over 27 years of extensive international experience in mining with diverse commodities experience including copper porphyry, gold, manganese, and nickel sulphide with a track record of discoveries.
Held several senior management positions over 13 years with BHP across Exploration, Resource Planning Development and Business Development Divisions.
A strong track record of delivering outstanding business outcomes in complex strategy & and commercial matters.

Strong interest in multidisciplinary and applied research in mining sectors, served as an Adjacent Professor at Curtin University and Industry Research Chair for Deep Exploration Technologies CRC for over 8 years.

2015 CME Outstanding Women in Resource Finalist (WIRA), and Culture champion for BHP for 9 years.

An industry active mentor of IMNIS (ATSE (Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering) prestigious industry engagement initiative that partners students and early-career researchers in STEM with influential industry leaders).

She joined IGO in 2021 as an Exploration Manager and is accountable for leading the Nickel Cobalt Copper exploration team at the Fraser Range Project. She has also participated as a mentor for Future Female Leaders (FFL) & and Metisphere.
Anousha Hashemi