Double Win For Gina Rinehart And Hancock At The Mines And Money Awards

Gina Rinehart and Hancock Prospecting have been recognised this week at the 16th Annual Mines and Money Awards for Outstanding Achievement in London, winning two awards.Mrs Rinehart was awarded a special award for her outstanding contribution in the mining and resources sector. 

Hancock Prospecting’s Executive Chairman was recognised for not only her leadership in the development of the mining and resources sector in her adult lifetime, but also for her mentoring. 

Her leadership has included bringing to fruition the development of four major mines at Hope Downs in more recent years, with JV partner Rio Tinto, the financing and development of the Roy Hill mega project, the founding and patronage of Australia's annual National Mining and Related Industries Day, two books and strong public advocacy for miners and the mining industry.