MNN Awards: Simpson's war on waste as Aurelia spies huge M&A win

FAIR to say the huge Aurelia Metals turnaround saga is a bit of a mining classic for the ages, featuring the usually ruthless Glencore as a disgruntled debtor hovering over a miner in severe distress; a major mine and plant operations turnaround, and; an M&A deal that pound-for-pound, arguably blows just about every other recent deal transacted by the ASX resources sector out of the water.

MNN Awards: Simpson's war on waste as Aurelia spies huge M&A win MNN Awards: Simpson's war on waste as Aurelia spies huge M&A win MNN Awards: Simpson's war on waste as Aurelia spies huge M&A win MNN Awards: Simpson's war on waste as Aurelia spies huge M&A win MNN Awards: Simpson's war on waste as Aurelia spies huge M&A win

Jim Simpson

At the heart of the action was mining engineer Jim Simpson, a farmer's son from Coonabarabran region of New South Wales with multi-decade experience whose first job was as an airleg miner in the

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