Global project delivery, engineering, and advisory services provider Aurecon announces the appointment of Garth Higgo as Industry Director, Mining.
Responsible for leading the strategic growth of Aurecon’s Resources business globally, Garth will report to Chief Business Development Officer, Stephen Wells.
According to Stephen Wells, Garth brings a wealth of knowledge from his background in the African and Australian mining industry, spanning more than 30 years. His strong leadership skills and sound understanding of the resources industry will help Garth play a pivotal role in continuing to foster and maintain strong long-term client relationships and building Aurecon’s resources business globally.
Prior to joining Aurecon, Garth was the Global Director of the Rail and Transportation Group at Calibre Global for nearly four years, during which time he grew the business into the largest heavy haul rail project delivery and engineering company in the world.
Garth has also previously held executive positions with Firestone Energy Limited, Consolidated Minerals and Anglo Platinum with his experience spanning roles in civil engineering, banking, mining corporate finance, business development, mining operations and engineering services/EPCM.