Managing director, Marine
Bold Baatar was appointed to the role of managing director Marine in May 2014, based in Singapore, where he has accountability for the group’s ocean freight business servicing global operations.
Bold is also a member of the Iron Ore Executive Committee.
Bold was previously president of International Operations for the Copper group and was accountable for a diverse portfolio of both greenfield and operating sites in South Africa, Australia, Indonesia, USA and Mongolia.
Before joining Rio Tinto, Bold held senior leadership positions with a gold mining company and a diversified investment management business in Mongolia. Prior to this, he worked as an investment banker for JP Morgan in New York, London and Moscow for more than 11 years.
Bold is chair of the board of the Mongolian National Mining Association and a member of the executive board of the Business Council of Mongolia.
Bold graduated from Mongolian Technical University with a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering and also holds an MBA degree from the University Of Bridgeport.