Board of Directors

Craig Kinnell

Member of the Board of Directors

Craig Kinnell was appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of Oyu Tolgoi LLC in September 2015.

Craig Kinnell currently serves as Chief Development Officer, Rio Tinto Copper and Diamonds, and is a member of the Product Group Executive Committee. Prior to this appointment, until November 2014, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Oyu Tolgoi LLC, based in Ulaanbaatar. Prior to leading Oyu Tolgoi, Craig was Chief Marketing Officer, Rio Tinto Copper, with global responsibility for the broad commercial, marketing and logistics for all copper concentrate, metal and associated by-products.

During his 30 year career within the Group, Craig has held a number of corporate positions and sat on the Boards and Board Committees of Rio Tinto businesses in 11 countries, across five continents. He has fulfilled a number of senior management positions, including Commercial Executive Rio Tinto Plc, Managing Director Rio Tinto Uranium and Senior Vice President Rio Tinto Iron & Titanium.