Jon Samuel

Jon Samuel

Group Head of Social Performance and Engagement Anglo American

Jon Samuel is Head of Social Performance at Anglo American. In this role he has responsibility for the development and delivery of policies, strategies, training programmes and guidance documents relating to the company’s host communities. This work has included development and implementation of: • the Anglo American Social Way, the company’s highly regarded management standards for social performance; • an innovative suite of social performance indicators; • the mining industry’s first standardised stakeholder complaints and grievance procedure; • a unique post-graduate level programme for Anglo American’s senior managers on the changing expectations of our host societies, and how we can adapt and prosper from them; and • the Socio-Economic Assessment Toolbox (SEAT), Anglo’s award winning guidance manual for community relations practitioners. Under Jon’s leadership, Anglo American’s management of community issues has increasingly been cited as a benchmark for the extractive industries and the company consistently tops key industry rankings for social performance. Jon is a regular guest lecturer, and has been asked to give talks on Anglo American’s approach to social performance at a number of prestigious universities including Cambridge and Oxford in the UK, Queensland in Australia and New York’s Columbia University. Jon studied at University College London and the University of Cambridge and lives in London with his wife and two young daughters.

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Wednesday 05/02/2020

From 14:00 To 14:50

02/05/2020 14:00 02/05/2020 14:50 Panel: Public-Private Alliances for Responsible Sourcing of African Metals & Minerals
  • Sourcing in conflict-affected and high-risk areas: OECD Framework and other practical tools for companies to better understand and mitigate supply chain risks?
  • Defining the role of Financial Institutions: Strategic client due diligence and other measures that need to be undertaken to enhance responsible supply chains
  • What is the scope for international cooperation on the Conflict Minerals front?
  • Building transparency along the supply chain to reduce financial risks and limit the number of social conflicts: What do producers, end users and national regulators need to have in place to achieve that?
CTICC

CTICC

"Panel: Public-Private Alliances for Responsible Sourcing of African Metals & Minerals"

Hon. Winston Chitando Jon Samuel Teng Liliang Tyler Gillard
Time and date

Wednesday 05/02/2020

From 14:00 To 14:50

02/05/2020 14:00 02/05/2020 14:50 Panel: Public-Private Alliances for Responsible Sourcing of African Metals & Minerals
  • Sourcing in conflict-affected and high-risk areas: OECD Framework and other practical tools for companies to better understand and mitigate supply chain risks?
  • Defining the role of Financial Institutions: Strategic client due diligence and other measures that need to be undertaken to enhance responsible supply chains
  • What is the scope for international cooperation on the Conflict Minerals front?
  • Building transparency along the supply chain to reduce financial risks and limit the number of social conflicts: What do producers, end users and national regulators need to have in place to achieve that?
CTICC
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