Global Conference 2010

Speaker's Biography

Jim Berson

Mining Executive and President, Colowyo Coal Company, Rio Tinto


Jim Berson is Mining Executive and President of Colowyo Coal Company, Rio Tinto. Berson has been involved in mining his entire career, and the past 19 years have been spent with Rio Tinto. He has held a variety of senior management positions focused on growth through mergers and acquisitions in domestic and international coal opportunities. Berson holds a B.S. in earth science (geology) and an M.S. in mineral economics from the University of Arizona.


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