Andrew Pickford, President, South America (Santiago)

Andrew manages Ausenco’s South America region and is based in Santiago, Chile.

He has extensive experience in senior roles in the resources and energy sectors, including six years with Xstrata Plc in general management and project development roles, based in Chile, Australia and the Philippines. 

For the previous eight years he held senior roles with Tarong Energy Ltd (Australia), the last four of which as Chief Executive Officer and, prior to that, was a senior member of the WMC Ltd  (now BHP Billiton) Copper team.