2021 Forum on responsible mineral supply chains


Sarah Bell

Director of Health, Safety and Product Stewardship
International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM)


Sarah joined ICMM in January 2019 as Director of Health, Safety and Product Stewardship, in which her decision to join the organisation was largely motivated by her upbringing in a copper mining community in Australia. She is responsible for providing strategic and operational leadership on materials stewardship, responsible sourcing, ICMM’s collaborative Innovation for Cleaner, Safer Vehicles initiative, and health and safety. Sarah has 19 years’ of sustainability experience in the mining industry across Australia, Asia, Africa and South America. Most recently, she worked at MMG as Group Manager - Organisational Development, working with the executive and senior leaders globally to facilitate outcomes in organisational change, diversity and inclusion and leadership development. She holds a Bachelor of Science, with Honours from the University of Tasmania, Australia.