EVP, COO at SSR Mining
Mr. Beckman was appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer of SSR Mining following the merger with Alacer Gold in September 2020. Prior to the merger, Mr. Beckman held the position of Chief Operating Officer with Alacer Gold since June 2016. He has 30 years of experience in the mining and minerals processing industry. Prior to joining Alacer, Mr. Beckman spent 19 years with Rio Tinto working across a number of product groups in senior leadership, minerals processing, mining operations and project development roles. Most recent roles were Global Lead for Group Working Capital Reduction and Senior Vice President Operations and Technical Development for Turquoise Hill Resources and Director Oyu Tolgoi Expansion. Prior to joining Rio Tinto, he spent seven years in a variety of operational and project development roles at Placer Dome.