Mr Gordon Toll is a mining engineer, entrepreneur, explorer and developer of large mining operations.
Mr Toll has an extensive range of experience including acquisitions and new business, company/business turnaround, general management of companies at all levels and public company leadership including senior commercial and technical executive positions with major international resource companies including BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, Atlantic Richfield, Texas Gulf, Ivanhoe Mines and the founding Chairman of Fortescue Metals Group.
Mr Toll also led the reconstruction of the Savage River magnetite and pellet operations in Tasmania in the late 1990’s. Savage River has a 45-year history of successful magnetite production, which continues today.
During his career his major commodity experience includes iron ore, coal, borates and other non-metallic industrial minerals, copper, gold, agricultural and heavy chemicals (specifically potash, soda ash, sodium bi-carbonate, sodium sulphate and sodium hydroxide), ethanol, methanol and oil and gas. Mr Toll is recognized for his fund raising abilities for mining projects around the world and has been intimately involved with the raising of over US $5 billion during his career. He is also recognised for his involvement with innovative logistics and transportation solutions for the handling of bulk minerals.