Teck Resources (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) announced Thursday two senior vice president appointments.
Jeff Hanman has been appointed Senior Vice President, Sustainability and External Affairs, effective July 1. Hanman succeeds Marcia Smith, who will transition to retirement at the end of September 2022.
Hanman brings to the role more than 20 years of experience. He joined Teck in 2011 and has held numerous senior leadership roles since that time, including those in corporate affairs, mine operations, environment and sustainability, and Indigenous engagement. He most recently held the position of Vice President, Sustainable Development with Teck’s steelmaking coal business unit.
Hanman is the past Chair of the Mining Association of British Columbia, an Executive Member of the Business Council of British Columbia and has completed Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Program.
Tyler Mitchelson has been appointed Senior Vice President, Copper Growth, effective July 4.
Mitchelson most recently held the role of CEO, Metallurgical Coal, with Anglo American Metallurgical Coal in Australia. He brings to the role more than 25 years of experience in the global mining sector and a strong background in operational leadership, business development and improvement, and large-scale project development. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Manitoba and a Chartered Accountant designation.