Delivering energy solutions

Delivering energy solutions

Sep 13
CEDA welcomes Adani Mining Chief Executive Officer, Lucas Dow to address Trustees.


Lucas Dow, Chief Executive Officer, Adani Mining Australia

Event overview

Adani Mining Chief Executive Officer Lucas Dow will discuss Australia’s resource future, particularly:

  • The role of Adani in building Australia's overseas coal markets
  • The need for coal and renewables to meet future energy requirements
  • Regional development opportunities
  • Reputation and lessons learned.

This briefing is by invitation only to CEDA Trustees. Trustees are senior leaders nominated by CEDA member organisations. At CEDA boardroom briefings Trustees hear from an informed, expert guest speaker in a private, small group setting. Invitations to boardroom briefings are a valued benefit of CEDA membership. Chatham House Rule applies.

Meet the speaker

Lucas Dow
Chief Executive Officer, Adani Mining Australia

Lucas is Chief Executive Officer of Adani Mining Australia, working to deliver the Carmichael Mine’s promise of creating benefits for its shareholders, regional Queensland communities and the Australian economy.  

Lucas began his career as a Mine Engineer in thermal and metallurgical coal operations before moving into operational management roles.

Prior to joining Adani in April 2018, Lucas held senior and diverse roles in global organisations including CEO and Asset President for BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) and VP – Operations and Director – South 32 as well as Vice President of the Queensland Resources Council.  Lucas holds a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) Honours, Mining from The University of Queensland.

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