Martin Hacon was sponsored through Leeds University by British Steel Corporation where he obtained an honours degree in metallurgy before working with them in the UK as a development metallurgist. He emigrated to New Zealand in 1987 and has held a variety of managerial roles at New Zealand Steel across the iron and steel making business playing an important role in the development of that organisation.
“I would say the event is a “must-go” for all those engaged in the industry. In particular I found the panel discussion, ‘Exploring investor appetite for African investment opportunities’, held on March 23, 2012 afternoon very good.”
Project Manager, CITIC United Asia Investments
"Thank you for arranging such a great event in Hong Kong and you have done a fabulous job in having the conference run smoothly."
Director, Lotus Asset Management