Bryan Granzien

Managing Director

Hawsons Iron

Mr Bryan Granzien is Managing Director of Hawsons Iron, an emerging producer of premium quality iron ore, leading the charge to meet the demand for high-grade products essential to decarbonising the steel industry. 


Mr Granzien is a highly regarded executive with extensive leadership experience, demonstrated change management expertise and success in ASX listed and unlisted environments across mining, agribusiness, information technology and steel manufacturing industries.

Following a range of senior executive roles with MIM Holdings and Grainco Australia, Mr Granzien held General Manager positions at both Neumann Steel and NatSteel Australia from 2004 to 2011. In 2011, Mr Granzien was appointed CEO for Tata Steel Australia, representing the parent company Tata Steel Limited (Top ten International Steel Company) as a Director / CEO on Australian subsidiaries Tata Steel Resources and Kalimati Coal. The main objective of these companies was the procurement of metallurgical coal and investment in coal and iron ore mines to supply Tata Steel’s international steel mills.

In 2017/2018 as CEO of the ASX listed Automotive Solutions Group Mr Granzien saw the business through a particularly turbulent period to achieve improved outcomes for all stakeholders.

Prior to joining Hawsons Iron (previously Carpentaria Resources), Mr Granzien utilised his experience, networks, and business acumen to run his own executive management consultancy business.

Mr Granzien has a Bachelor of Business, is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and a fellow of the CEO Institute. Additional to his senior executive roles Mr Granzien has held a diverse number of Director and committee member appointments on industry, subsidiary and company Boards including the National Chair of the Australian India Business Council Sub-Committee on Energy & Resources.

Bryan Granzien