The Canadian Insitute of Mining, Metallurgyand Petroleum (CIM) has appointed Ian Pearce to the position of incoming President-Elect. Pearce work intently with the President and President-Elect to supply path to CIM that may guarantee it continues to be the main not-for-profit technical society of pros within the Canadian minerals, metals, supplies and power industries.
“We’re thrilled to announce the appointment of Ian Pearce because the CIM Incoming President Elect,” present president Pierre Julien mentioned in a press launch. “Ian brings distinctive international mining expertise to CIM. Ian is a confirmed chief, mine builder, innovator and advocate for range and inclusion in our trade. His broad expertise and insights will additional strengthen CIM’s government staff and its means to execute its imaginative and prescient to be a trusted authority & collective supply for advancing the mineral trade in direction of a sustainable future.”
Pearce will assume the position of CIM president in Might 2024 following Michael Cinnamond (2023-2024) and Anne Marie Toutant (2022-2023).
With greater than 35 years of expertise as a frontrunner and innovator inside the mining trade, Pearce has a deep understanding of the challenges confronted by the mining sector. He has held senior engineering and venture administration roles at Fluor Inc. and government roles at Falconbridge Restricted and Xstrata Nickel.
He presently serves as Chair of the Board of MineSense Applied sciences, Chair of the Board of Administrators at New Gold, and Non-Govt Director at Metso Outotec, Northland Energy Inc and NextSource Supplies Inc. Pearce can be a Senior Advisor at KoBold Metals and Electrasteel.
Pearce’s pursuits go nicely past the mining trade. He’s an energetic supporter of a number of non-profit organizations, together with the Canadian Most cancers Society, Engineers With out Borders Canada, the Trans Canada Path, the Canadian Museum of Nature and Eva’s Initiative in Toronto.