Ms. Eleanor Evans LLB is Company Secretary of the Company. She joined the Group as Group company secretary in 2013. She is company secretary of Rio Tinto plc and joint company secretary of Rio Tinto Limited. She is a member of the Disclosure Committee and the Ore Reserves Steering Committee and secretary to the Investment Committee. Prior to joining Rio Tinto Eleanor was general counsel and company secretary at Amec Foster Wheeler plc and chief legal officer and company secretary at Cobham plc. In both roles Eleanor was responsible for legal compliance and secretariat matters globally was a member of the executive committee and the risk committee and was secretary to the board of directors and their principal committees. Eleanor commenced her career as a solicitor specialising in corporate and financial law with Norton Rose Fulbright and in her earlier career held senior legal roles at The BOC Group plc and Corus Group plc. External appointments Eleanor isamember of the executive committee of GC100 the Association of General Counsel and Company Secretaries of the FTSE 100 and a trustee of the StepChange Foundation UK a charity.
Age: 48 Executive Since 2013