Unlocking the Mining Potential

Our consultants and experts help leaders shape winning strategies, transform operational performance, and deliver step-change improvements throughout the value chain—from strategy to capital productivity to marketing. We bring a unique blend of industry, functional, and regional expertise to help metals companies solve their most important and complex problems—and deliver fundamental, measurable, and lasting performance improvement. We help mining leaders hone strategy, transform operational performance and organizational effectiveness, and deliver step-change improvements right across the value chain—from resource efficiency to capital productivity to marketing

Metals players, whether in steel, aluminum, copper, or other base metals, must shape strategy and drive performance in an environment of unprecedented volatility and flux. Metals value chains are “slivering” into distinct slices, each with its own economics, while radical shifts in global supply-and-demand patterns mean producers must adapt to a multi-speed world. There is no one path to sustainable value creation; each player must tailor its agenda for moving ahead—including growth across new markets and products—and focus on operational excellence and agility in the face of uncertainty.

Mining represents a major proportion of the world economy, a focus of massive investment, and a key growth driver for many countries. Yet after the past decade’s commodity boom, mining companies are operating in a complex environment characterized by price volatility, increasing operational challenges, and shifting regulation. To create value today and secure competitive advantage for the future, they must achieve laser-sharp strategic focus, drive operational excellence across the business, and deliver high levels of capital and resource efficiency.

Tracking Global Commodity Markets

We offer our clients unique insights on supply, demand, trade flows, and future prospects for all major mining commodities. We publish extensively on these topics and are core participants in the world’s major metals conferences. We also collaborate with global institutions, metals associations, and policymakers to help shape the industry’s future. This is grounded both in deep practical experience, informed by our relationships with leading mining players across commodities and regions, and in-depth proprietary knowledge.

We bring cutting-edge expertise and a track record of breakthrough impact to all key functions, from strategy to organization to marketing. For example, our holistic approach to transforming mining operations integrates technical, managerial, and behavioral levers to optimize value, build capabilities, and sustain improvement over time. Our capital-productivity approach translates capital strategy into optimal capital allocation, portfolio mix, and project implementation.

Impact-Driven Approach

We are trusted counselors to CEOs and other senior executives, bringing a top-management perspective to mining companies’ most important opportunities and challenges. We offer objective perspectives rooted in knowledge and analysis, and work in close partnership with our clients to translate strategies and solutions into bottom-line impact at speed and scale. Our Implementation service works intensively with our clients to translate recommendations into lasting and substantial performance improvement.

 

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 Mr. David Solomon

Mr. David Solomon

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We help organizations build competitive advantage through the development of sustainable, world-class project management capabilities.

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