Meryl JonesPresident Americas

    B.Sc. Hons (Geology), Grad. Dip. Applied Finance & Investment, MAusIMM, GAICD

    Meryl joined St Barbara in 2011 as a Senior Resources Analyst and was appointed President Americas in 2021. Prior to this, Meryl was appointed Head of Business Development in April 2020 where she was responsible for the global business development function for the Company.

    Meryl has over 30 years experience in the resources industry having worked in a variety of senior roles over time with Forsayth, Plutonic, Sons of Gwalia and Straits Resources prior to joining St Barbara. She has broad experience in portfolio optimisation, strategic development, business improvement and leadership.

    Meryl is member of the Governing Council of North Metropolitan TAFE, an Executive Director at not-for-profit Earth Science Western Australia and is Founder and Patron of Get Into Resources Inc. In 2018, Meryl was announced as one of the ‘Top 100 Global Inspirational Women in Resources’.