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BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)

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BHP Billiton Limited
BHP Billiton Centre
171 Collins Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000
Australia - Map
Phone: 61 3 9609 3333
Fax: 61 3 9609 3015

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Basic Materials
Industry:Industrial Metals & Minerals
Full Time Employees:123,800

Business Summary 

BHP Billiton Limited engages in the discovery, acquisition, development, and marketing of natural resources worldwide. It produces iron ore, metallurgical and energy coal, conventional and unconventional oil and gas, copper, aluminum, manganese, uranium, nickel, and silver deposits. The company also explores, develops, produces, and markets petroleum with operating assets located in the deep water Gulf of Mexico, onshore U.S., and Australia, as well as in the United Kingdom, Trinidad and Tobago, and Pakistan; and holds potash exploration rights to approximately 14,500 square kilometers of prospective ground in the Saskatchewan potash basin in Canada. The company was formerly known as BHP Limited and changed its name to BHP Billiton Limited in July 2001. BHP Billiton Limited was founded in 1851 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. BHP Billiton Limited operates as a subsidiary of BHP Billiton Group.

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Dr. Andrew Mackenzie B.Sc. (Geology), Ph.D.(Chemistry), 57
Chief Exec. Officer and Non-Independent Director
Mr. Peter Beaven BAcc, CA, 47
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Mike Henry BSc (Chem), 48
Pres of HSE, Marketing & Technology
Mr. Geoff Healy BEc, LLB, 48
Chief Legal Counsel
Mr. Mike Fraser BCom, MBL, 49
Pres of HR
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
Currency in USD.