Hugh Morgan AO


Comet Minerals

Hugh Morgan is Principal of First Charnock Pty Ltd and Executive Chairman of Arete Capital Partners Pty Ltd. He was Managing Director of WMC Limited from 1986 until 2003. Prior to that he was Director of Marketing and Finance for North Broken Hill Limited from 1971 until 1976. He was Chairman of Central Norseman Gold Corporation Limited from 1986 until 1994, Chairman of Hill 50 and KLVS and Director of Alcoa of Australia Limited from 1977 until 1998 and of Alcoa Inc from 1998 until 2001. He was on the Council of the MCA (previously named the Australian Mining Industry Council) from 1976 until 2003 and President from 1981 until 1983. He served on the World Gold Council from 1986 until 1991 and its Chairman for two years. He was a Board member of the ICMM from 1991 until 2003 (previously known as the ICME) and its Chairman for two years.
He served as a Board member of the Reserve Bank of Australia for fourteen years. He is a graduate of Law and Commerce from the University of Melbourne.

 Hugh Morgan AC