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Background Information

Employment History

Chief Operating Officer

Barrick Gold Corporation

President and Chief Operating Officer

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc

General Manager

Placer Dome Inc.

General Manager Roles

Kinross Gold Corporation


American Iron and Steel Institute

Auto/Steel Partnership

The American Iron and Steel Institute

Active Member
Nevada Mining Association

Active Member
Canadian Institute of Mining/Metallurgy

Active Member
Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario

Active Member
National Mining Association

Board Member
Minerals Council of Australia



Athabasca University

bachelor's degree

metallurgical engineering

Michigan Technological University

metallurgy engineering degree

Michigan Technological University

Web References (183 Total References)

Barrick Gold, the biggest ... [cached]

Barrick Gold, the biggest producer of the yellow metal, appointed Gary Halverson as president of its North American business, with Mike Feehan replacing him in his previous role as head of the company's Australia Pacific unit.

Halverson had previously served as the general manager at Barrick's Cortez mine in Nevada, the company said, while Feehan had been the manager of its Goldstrike mine.

WOMP - World of Mining Professionals [cached]

Cliffs Natural Resources appointed Gary B. Halverson, formerly interim COO of Barrick Gold Corp., to the newly created position of president and COO, effective November 18. In addition, he will serve as director on Cliffs' Board. » CHROMITE [cached]

No. 1 iron ore producer, said Friday it has hired Gary Halverson from Barrick Gold. (TSX: ABX) as its next president and chief executive officer effective Nov. 18.

Halverson, who was Barrick’s former interim chief operating officer, is replacing CEO Joseph Carrabba, who announced his retirement in July.

This year, the general conference chair ... [cached]

This year, the general conference chair was Gary B. Halverson, President, Barrick Gold of North America, Inc.

Cliffs Natural Resources - Executive Leadership [cached]

Gary B. Halverson President and Chief Operating Officer

Gary Halverson
Gary Halverson joined Cliffs in November 2013 as president and chief operating officer and was elected as a director of the Company. His initial focus will be building a deep understanding of the business at an operating level before assuming the CEO leadership position. Mr. Halverson's leadership experience in operating mines across Canada, the U.S. and Asia Pacific, coupled with his proven large-scale project execution track record and deep technical and operational expertise will be significant as he leads the organization. In his new role, he will bring forth his financial discipline and focus on cost management to lead major investment decisions for the Company.
Mr. Halverson has over 30 years of experience in mining that spans across the gold, copper, and nickel industries. Most recently, he was interim chief operating officer at Barrick Gold Corporation Inc. during 2013. Mr. Halverson also provided leadership for the largest gold region in the world at Barrick Gold Corporation Inc. as regional president - North America since 2011. During his tenure as a regional president, he has led a complete functional leadership team and was accountable for the regional business' P&L. With Barrick since 2005, he began within the company's operations where he held various management positions. He was promoted to president - Australia Pacific in 2008 where he led a region of 6,500 employees across nine mine sites till 2011.
Prior to Barrick, he was with Placer Dome in general manager roles at the Placer Dome Mine in Timmins, Ontario and the Cortez Mine in Nevada. He was also with Kinross Gold Corporation, where he held general manager role at the Hoyle Pond Mine in Timmins. Mr. Halverson's experience also includes project and general management of the New Britannia mine in Manitoba and progressive experience at other mines across Canada.
Mr. Halverson has experience managing large annual operating budgets and capital projects. At an operational level, he has been successful in optimizing well run mines, objectively assessing troubled operations and executing projects on-time and on budget. Many of the projects he has led included complex tailings and water management issues. These experiences include a wide range of underground and open-pit mines from the construction and development phases through the end-of-life stage.
Born in Canada, Mr. Halverson received his MBA from Athabasca University and a bachelor's degree in metallurgical engineering from Michigan Technological University. He is an active member of mining industry and engineering associations, including the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario, Canadian Institute of Mining/Metallurgy (CIM), National Mining Association and the Nevada Mining Association.

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