PROUDFOOT GLOBAL LEADERSHIP

Meet the global leadership team responsible for Proudfoot's business.

Committed to designing, implementing and accelerating operational transformation across the globe.

Global Sector Leadership

Natural Resources

Jon Wylie | President, Global Natural Resources
Jon Wylie
President, Global Natural Resources

As President of Global Natural Resources, Jon is responsible for the worldwide operations of mining and metals, building (construction) materials, energy, and oil and gas. Jon’s functional knowledge spans the delivery of productivity improvement projects, with specific expertise in behavior change and improved execution of operations. Jon joined Proudfoot in 1987 and has more than 30 years of mining, minerals, and metals experience.
Cay Mims | Vice President, Natural Resources
Cay Mims
Managing Director Natural Resources, Americas

As Managing Director Natural Resources, Americas, Cay brings her expertise to the business development and delivery side of our Americas Natural Resources business: Mining and Metals, and Building Materials. In her strategic role, she also works with Proudfoot’s leadership team to develop and align practice capabilities with the needs of our clients. A geologist by trade, she has more than 20 years of mining, investment banking and consulting experience in exploration and project development; mining and process operations; and project finance and management consulting. Cay’s commodity experience includes base metals, bauxite, coal, diamonds, gold, industrial minerals, platinum group metals, silver and uranium. Her clients consist of top-tier global mining companies, as well as mid-tier and emerging producers from all over the world. Over the course of her career, she has worked in Australia, Africa, the Americas and Asia.
Helder Santos | Natural Resources
Helder Santos
Managing Director Natural Resources, EMEAA

As Managing Director Natural Resources, EMEAA, Helder is responsible for business development and delivery of our projects in mining and metals, building materials and energy across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia. Helder has global experience in more than 100 client companies. He has been responsible for identifying improvement opportunities for major organizations and designing business solutions to deliver significant financial and operational transformation. Project themes have included safe and predictable operations, increasing throughput, enhancing maintenance effectiveness, lean mining, solution based coaching, supply chain management and organizational change capability through leadership and people development. Helder has a degree in Chemical Industrial Engineering and an MBA in Management, and speaks fluent English, Portuguese, Spanish and French.

Industrials

Duncan Manuel | Managing Director, UK and Ireland
Duncan Manuel
Managing Director, UK and Ireland

As Managing Director UK and Ireland, Duncan oversees our client engagements in the United Kingdom. Duncan has 20 years’ consulting experience, predominantly focused on the design and delivery of results-oriented business transformation programs in the manufacturing, utilities, and energy sectors. As a result of his work with both pure-play implementation consulting firms, and Systems Integrators, he passionately believes that the delivery of quantifiable outcomes should be at the core of all consulting engagements, with sustainability delivered through behavior change.
Peter Damm | Managing Director, DACH and Central Europe
Peter Damm
Managing Director, DACH and Central Europe

As Managing Director DACH and Central Europe, Peter oversees our client engagements in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Peter joined Proudfoot in 2001 and has an exceptional track record with a variety of companies across multiple sectors – most notably manufacturing, natural resources, business services and financial services.
Jacques Danton | Managing Director, France
Jacques Danton
Managing Director, France

As Managing Director France, Jacques oversees our client engagements in France. Jacques has over 20 years’ experience, in industry as a former CEO, and in management consulting, specializing in business transformation. He has worked extensively in the process and manufacturing industries and has experience in executive leadership, M&A, performance management, strategy, operating models, cost and cash optimization, product development, and marketing. Jacques is a firm believer that people are the key assets to unlock potential in any organization.
Joel Kadish | Managing Director, Africa
Joel Kadish
Managing Director, Africa

As Managing Director Africa, Joel is responsible for the South African operation and oversees our client engagements in the Africa region. He has more than 15 years consulting experience and has managed multiple engagements in petrochemical, manufacturing, telecom, natural resources, financial and FMCG sectors. The engagements range from large scale transformation project to niche bespoke solutions. His design and implementation expertise include Strategy, Operating Models, Change Management, Process, and Management Systems.
James Wong | Managing Director, Asia Pacific
James Wong
Managing Director, Asia Pacific

As Managing Director Asia Pacific, James oversees our client engagements in the Asia Pacific region. He began his career with Proudfoot in Hong Kong and has successfully led multiple large-scale engagements across 15 countries. James specializes in high-impact performance transformation and is one of the most highly sought-after leaders in the industry. He currently resides in Beijing, China and is a trusted advisor to many Chinese and Western CEOs of multi-billion dollar companies.

Business Leadership

Business Development

Greg Moore | EVP, Business Development
Greg Moore
EVP, Business Development

As EVP Business Development, Greg is responsible for developing and deploying sales best practices globally. He works closely with our managing directors and subject matter specialists across multiple countries and industries. Greg is a business development professional with over 25 years’ international experience in technology and management consulting and is a specialist in all aspects of bid management, sales operations, go-to-market strategy and implementation.
Tamsin Lloyd-Tyrrell | EVP, Solution Design and Delivery EMEAA
Tamsin Lloyd-Tyrrell
EVP, Solution Design and Delivery EMEAA

As EVP Solution Design and Delivery, Tamsin oversees the design and delivery of all engagements across EMEAA to ensure they are tailored to the needs of our clients and exceed expectations. Tamsin also has responsibility for our specialists and People Solutions teams. Tamsin has over 20 years’ experience in Operational Consulting and has led multi-country transformation programs encompassing operational excellence and continuous improvement.

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