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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
    Website: http://www.bhpbilliton.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Industrial Metals & Minerals
    Full Time Employees:80,000

    Business Summary 

    BHP Billiton Limited discovers, acquires, develops, and markets natural resources worldwide. It operates through Petroleum and Potash, Copper, Iron Ore, and Coal segments. The company explores for, develops, produces, and markets oil and gas with operating assets in the deep water Gulf of Mexico, Western Australia, Trinidad and Tobago, the United Kingdom, and Pakistan; and owns the Jansen potash project located in the Saskatchewan potash basin in Canada. It also explores for copper, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, uranium, gold, iron ore, and seaborne metallurgical and thermal coal. 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.

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    Key Executives 
    Dr. Andrew Mackenzie B.Sc. (Geology), Ph.D.(Chemistry), 58
    Chief Exec. Officer and Non-Independent Director
    Mr. Peter Beaven BAcc, CA, 48
    Chief Financial Officer
    Mr. Geoff Healy BEc, LLB, 49
    Chief Legal Counsel
    Mr. Tony Cudmore BA (Politics and Economics), 45
    Chief Public Affairs Officer
    Ms. Athalie Williams BA (Hons), 45
    Chief People Officer
    Mr. Dean Dalla Valle MBA, 56
    Chief Commercial Officer
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 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.