Hong Kong-listed KAZ Minerals PLC has announced that John Hadfield will join KAZ Minerals on 20 November 2017 and will be appointed Chief Financial Officer on 1 January 2018.
Hadfield is currently Finance Director of the UK business of Intertek PLC. Prior to his role at Intertek PLC, John spent over 14 years at BG Group PLC and Royal Dutch Shell PLC in a number of UK and international finance roles including Financial Controller of BG’s $20 billion QGC liquified natural gas project in Queensland, Australia and Vice President Finance for BG’s Exploration and Production assets in the UK and Norway.
Following the acquisition of BG by Shell, Hadfield was responsible for restructuring the combined Exploration and Production finance teams in Shell UK and Ireland.
Hadfield began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers in London.