Douglas J. Newby
Mr. Newby has been with PolyMet Mining since 2005 and has more than 30 years of mining industry experience. As PolyMet Mining CFO, he is responsible for all aspects of the company’s financing, including its corporate financial assets, financial controls, corporate and securities filings, corporate governance, and relationships with investors, banks and other potential finance sources. He also is a member of the senior executive leadership team, contributing to the overall strategic direction of the company.
Mr. Newby has advised and helped arrange billions of dollars in finance and corporate transactions in the mining and energy industries globally, including North and South America, Africa, Australia and Asia. Before joining PolyMet, he was chairman, president and CEO of Western Goldfields, a multi-billion dollar mining company now known as New Gold that successfully reopened the Mesquite gold mine in southern California.
A graduate of King’s College London in England, Mr. Newby holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics.Back