Melinda Moore

Chief Executive Officer

Clean Mining

Melinda is a senior strategic commercial marketing, advisory and financing executive who energises by working amid trans-formative corporate cultures.           

She has been working within the global extractives and commodity trading community for over 20 years, including working for the largest miner, BHP and the largest bank, ICBC, with stints living in key commodity hubs across Australia, China, Singapore and the UK. Her proven skills lie in building and leading effective internal and external commercial / financing / analytical thought-leadership investment ecosystems, as well as coordinating cross-border and cross-product commercial relationships and teams.

Melinda's product expertise includes commercialising bulk commodities & freight; fin-tech; mining technologies; mining finance / deal origination, as well as corporate and industry structural evaluations; dynamic supply-demand-pricing outlooks and physical/financial commodity trading; marketing; analysis & risk management. She is well-known as a commentator identifying key commodity sector dynamics and disruptions, including acting as a court expert witness. Melinda was also the first woman to trade iron ore swaps and the first to predict China would become a significant steel exporter, as well as being part of the team evolving iron ore pricing from benchmark to spot.

Melinda also serves as a volunteer with Women in Mining UK. She was previously a member of the Executive Leadership Committee, with responsibilities as Finance Director and Head of Global Outreach. The latter included project-leading the delivery of the global inspirational #WIM100 initiative which showcases "above & beyond" female contributions to the mining globe, supported by a fabulous volunteer crew. As WIM Finance Director, Melinda held responsibility for delivering the Organisation's business-enablement, liquidity, governance and risk management functions, as well as contributing to strategy developments and outcomes. Melinda now serves as a Global Outreach Committee member, particularly assisting to establish new WIM groups in under-represented jurisdictions.

Melinda Moore