John Gladston

Government Affairs Manager

First Quantum Minerals Ltd


John joined First Quantum Minerals in 2012 where he was responsible for establishing the workforce at the Sentinel Mine, First Quantum’s flag-ship copper project in the North-Western Province of Zambia. In 2013 he took the role of Zambia Government Affairs Manager and he spends the majority of his time in Lusaka engaging closely with the Cabinet of the Government of the Republic of Zambia.

A former senior Royal Air Force officer John is an Aeronautics & Astronautics graduate from the University of Southampton and holds a Master’s degree in International Relations from King’s College London.