Sir Mick Davis is currently Chairman of Macsteel, a global trading and shipping company, and Chief Executive of the Conservative Party of the United Kingdom.
From 2001 to 2013 he was Chief Executive of Xstrata, one of the world’s largest global diversified mining and metal companies. Prior to joining Xstrata he was Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer of Billiton plc.
Sir Mick has extensive capital markets and corporate transaction experience. During his career, he has raised more than $40 billion from global capital markets and successfully completed more than $120 billion of corporate transactions. He participated in the creation of the Ingwe Coal Corporation in South Africa, the listing of Billiton on the London Stock Exchange, the merger of BHP and Billiton into the largest diversified mining company in the world and the successful merger of Xstrata and Glencore.