Bill Hewitt is the Country Manager Indonesia for Pan Asia Corporation , a company listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Bill will be making the case for extended divestment periods to improve long term outcomes including community engagement and environmental management in his talk at the Kalimantan Coal conference. The conference will be held on the 3rd and 4th September in Balikpapan.
Bill has over 24 years experience in senior technical and management roles for resource companies with international operations. This included establishment of operations, overseeing exploration, project management of feasibility studies for mining projects and during the development and construction phase. Bill’s presentation will explore why capital intensive mining operations and long life projects require substantial investment to deliver ROI.
Bill’s former positions include serving as General Manager Exploration Asia for MIM, Manager Technical Services for Ashton Mining and Project Manager for BHP Minerals.
Bill has extensive experience in Indonesia including as Project Director for Intrepid Mines and President Director for Ashton Mines (Indonesia).