WCA leadership team

The WCA Executive Committee provides leadership, guiding the WCA’s strategic direction and work programme and providing advice to members.

The World Coal Association is a global industry association formed of major international coal producers and stakeholders. The WCA works to demonstrate and gain acceptance for the fundamental role coal plays in achieving a sustainable and lower carbon energy future.


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WCA leadership team

Glenn Kellow WCA Chairman, President & Chief Executive, Peabody
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Michelle Manook WCA Chief Executive
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Mick Buffier WCA Vice Chairman, Glencore Coal (Group Executive)
Li Dong WCA Vice Chairman, Vice President, China Energy Investment Corporation
July Ndlovu WCA Vice Chairman, CEO Coal, AngloAmerican

WCA Executive Committee

Janpeter Bekkering AME APD Mining Director, Caterpillar Global Mining
Paul Flynn Managing Director & CEO, Whitehaven Coal
Peter Salditt President, Underground & Hard Rock Mining, Komatsu Mining
Graham Chapman Advisor to the CEO - International Development, SUEK