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Boardroom Briefing with Mr Owen Hegarty, Chairman, EMR Capital and Mr Jason Chang, Managing Director and CEO, EMR Capital

14 March 2012

KPMG Boardroom, Level 5 147 Collins Street Melbourne, VIC 3000

Mr Sid Myer AM, Chairman, Asialink, is delighted to invite you to attend a lunch with Mr Owen Hegarty, Chairman EMR Capital and Mr Jason Chang, Managing Director and CEO, EMR Capital. The boardroom briefing will be held in partnership with the Australia China Business Council.
Owen Hegarty and Jason Chang will discuss Asia’s impact on the global resources sector and how Australia should leverage this opportunity in 2012 and beyond.


Owen Hegarty has 40 years experience in the global mining industry, of which 25 years was with the Rio Tinto group where he was Managing Director of Rio Tinto Asia and the Group’s Australian copper and gold business. He was the founder and CEO of the Oxiana Ltd Group, which later became OZ Minerals Ltd.  For his achievements and leadership in the mining industry, Owen was awarded the AusIMM Institute Medal in 2006 and the G.J. Stokes Memorial Award in 2008.


Jason Chang is a private equity investment manager focused solely on resources, with strong networks and relationships in Asia.  Prior to his role at EMR Capital, for over 13 years Jason was a partner with KPMG in Australia in a number of senior roles including Partner in Charge of the Asia Practice, China and India Practices.  Jason has extensive experience advising leading Chinese businesses, and was KPMG’s lead advisor on many of their most important China Australia projects and transactions. Throughout his career, Jason has spent considerable time in Asia working with major Asian corporations, especially resources companies.