The Future of Coal
Peter Freyberg is Head of Glencore’s Global Coal Assets and his talk will cover relevant issues around Glencore’s coal business, long-term energy security, achieving climate change goals and future investment in coal.
Mr Freyberg embarked on his international career in 1991 including appointments in Indonesia, Western Australia, Brazil and Colombia, returning to South Africa in 2000 to join Glencore. In 2002 he was appointed Chief Operating Officer of Xstrata Coal in South Africa.
In 2006 Mr Freyberg moved to Australia in the role of Director of Operations and in 2008 was appointed Chief Executive of Xstrata Coal. Following the merger of Glencore and Xstrata in May 2013, Mr Freyberg became the industrial head of Glencore’s global coal assets.
Mr Freyberg is Vice Chairman of the Minerals Council of Australia, a Director of the IEA Coal Industry Advisory Board and a Director of the World Coal Association.
Member Table: $1,600
Non-Member Table: $2,100