Fortescue company info

What does Fortescue do?
Fortescue Metals Group (ASX:FMG) is a global iron ore producer with operations in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. FMG was founded in 2003 and has grown to become one of the world's largest iron ore producers, with a production capacity of over 200 million tonnes per year. Fortescue’s wholly owned and integrated operations in the Pilbara include the Chichester and Western Hubs. FMG is investing in renewable energy and developing new technologies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, with targets to achieve carbon neutrality for Scope 1 and 2 terrestrial emissions across their iron ore operations by 2030 and net zero Scope 3 emissions by 2040.
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Company Snapshot

Is Fortescue a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does Fortescue employ?

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Employees
8,850

What sector is Fortescue in?

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Sector
Materials

Where is the head office for Fortescue?

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Head Office
Perth, Australia

What year was Fortescue founded?

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Year Founded
2003
What does Fortescue specialise in?
/Energy /Mining /Iron Ore /Green Hydrogen /Renewables /Magnetite

What are the products and/or services of Fortescue?

Overview of Fortescue offerings
Chichester Hub: Includes the Cloudbreak and Christmas Creek mines and has an annual production capacity of approximately 100 million tonnes per annum.
Solomon Hub: Comprises of the Firetail, Kings Valley and Queens Valley mines which together have a production range of 65 to 70mtpa. It also includes FMG’s newest mine at Eliwana.
Iron Bridge: Fortescue’s first magnetite operation and incorporates the North Star and Glacier Valley Magnetite ore bodies. Iron bridge is an unincorporated JV between FMG (69%) and Formosa Steel (31%).
Green energy and hydrogen projects under development across Norway, Australia, Kenya, the United States and Brazil.
Development of breakthrough green technology for trucks, trains, planes, ships, electrolysers, solar, cables, wind, batteries, hydrogen fuel cells and the digital industry.

Who is in the executive team of Fortescue?

Fortescue leadership team
  • Dr. John Andrew Henry Forrest A.O., AICD, BA, FAusIMM
    Dr. John Andrew Henry Forrest A.O., AICD, BA, FAusIMM
    Founder & Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Mr. Dino  Otranto
    Mr. Dino Otranto
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Ms. Elizabeth Anne Gaines CA
    Ms. Elizabeth Anne Gaines CA
    Global Ambassador & Executive Director
  • Dr. Richard Mark Hutchinson B.Com.
    Dr. Richard Mark Hutchinson B.Com.
    Chief Executive Officer of Fortescue Energy
  • Ms. Apple  Paget
    Ms. Apple Paget
    Acting Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Andrew  Driscoll
    Mr. Andrew Driscoll
    General Manager of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Philip James McKeiver
    Mr. Philip James McKeiver
    Chief General Counsel & Company Secretary
  • Ms. Shelley Maree Robertson BSc(Eng), GradDip(IT), MBA, MEngSc
    Ms. Shelley Maree Robertson BSc(Eng), GradDip(IT), MBA, MEngSc
    Chief Corporate Officer