The demand for green energy technologies—and corresponding demand for the materials and minerals needed to build, transport and install these technologies—is predicted to grow dramatically in the years and decades ahead.
HC Group partners with a variety of organisations involved in the production, processing, marketing, trading, manufacturing and distribution of a wide array of metal and mineral products.
Via our search methodology, we support various industry participants in identifying and attracting the very best talent for their organisation, as well as providing a number of advisory services such as compensation benchmarking, competitor analysis, organisational design, behavioural assessment, talent pipelining and succession planning.
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Rina joined HC in November 2019 and is a Senior Associate working within the Metals and Minerals practice in London.
Andrew WatsonSão Paulo
Andrew joined HC Group in 2015 and is responsible for managing Latin America.
Helen joined HC Group in 2021 as an Associate Consultant within the Metals & Minerals practice based in Houston, TX.
Jonathan KimuraSão Paulo
Jonathan joined HC Group in 2021 and is focused on the commodities and natural resources in Brazil.
Lauren joined HC Group's Metals and Minerals team as a graduate in 2021.
Premesha McDonald (nee Motha)Singapore
Premesha joined HC Group in 2015 and is a Director working within the Metals and Minerals practice in Singapore.
Raúl CeronSão Paulo
Raúl joined HC Group in 2019 and focuses on the commodity's natural resources market in South America.
Zoe Zhou joined HC Group in 2021 and is based in our Singapore office.
Metals Recycling Has Huge Growth Potential – But Where Is The Talent?
The need to decarbonize the metals industry, surging metals demand due to the energy transition
LME’s Move to Freeze Nickel Market Could Trigger Stricter Trading Rules in High Volatility
LME said it would stop trading physically settled nickel contracts and cancel all the nickel trades performed that day
The Paradigm Shift in Mining with Roland Rechtsteiner
What will the miner of the future look like and what are the characteristics of the winners?
The Battery Metals Supply Chain: Solutions & opportunities with Chris Berry
There is a fundamental mismatch between forecasted demand and supply for those metals vital for energy transition.
Diverse strategies drive hiring demand
The net-zero transition & new technology remain the primary drivers behind the strategies of mining and metals players.
The Rare Metals War: pollution, politics and the energy transition with Guillaume Pitron
In this episode, we explore the hidden, dark side of the energy transition.
The exploration of lithium brine in Mongolia
Canadian mining company ION Energy is on track to becoming a major player in the battery metals space.
The impact of environmental concerns on the metals markets
Sustainability has become an increasingly important priority for many industries this year.
The future of sustainable battery recycling
HC Insider speaks to ex-trader Nishchay Chadha, now CEO at US start-up ACE Green Recycling.
In Conversation with… Surendra Patawari
Damian Stewart speaks to Surendra Patawari, founder of Gemini Corp
The future of the metals and mining industry
There has been a big evolution in terms of the traditional stereotypes of trader-producer.
Lithium and the Global Battery Arms Race with Simon Moores
Globally, we have begun the transformation to the lithium-ion Economy.
Global Metals Outlook 2021
Paul Chapman, Managing Partner at HC, moderated an exclusive Reuters Events Metals Commodity Trading Outlook webinar
Rare Earth Metals with Chris Goodman
We dig into rare earth metals – key elements for everyday technologies
In Conversation with… Matthew Chamberlain
Damian Stewart speaks to Matthew Chamberlain, Chief Executive, London Metal Exchange