News & Media Releases
The CEO Magazine announced this Thursday 12 November the winners of their 2020 Executive of the Year Awards [theceomagazine.com] in a special online version of the event, streamed globally.
These Awards, Australia’s most prestigious in business, returned for their ninth year in 2020. Roy Hill and Atlas Iron along with owners Hancock Prospecting, all performed very well at this year’s awards with multiple winners announced. With 2020 being such a challenging year for the world, the Group is incredibly proud to have our people recognised in such a way, demonstrating the resilience and dedication that are synonymous with our teams and company brands. This year the following members of our Group were recognised:
Winner – Chief Operating Officer of the Year
Gerhard Veldsman, Roy Hill
Runner Up – Chief Executive Officer of the Year
Sanjiv Manchanda, Atlas Iron
Winner – Executive Assistant of the Year
Talitha Ramsay, Hancock Prospecting
Across the Hancock Prospecting Group of companies, led by Executive Chairman Gina Rinehart, who was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at this event last year, and the only person to win the chairman’s award twice, the approach to our people and their safety and health has been nation leading, demonstrated in the fact that none of the businesses have had a single COVID-19 case. The contribution, Gerhard, Sanjiv, Talitha and all of our people are making to help Australia recover is critical to the future of our country.
Congratulations to all the finalists and winners at this year’s event.
To read more about the performances of Hancock Prospecting and its companies you can read here our results for this latest financial year. To celebrate the contribution that mining is making to the economy, please join us in holding a ‘Mates for Mining’ morning tea as part of 2020 National Mining and Related Industries Day – read here for more information.