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Richard Adkerson

Richard Adkerson

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold CEO

Richard Adkerson has spent his life working natural resources and now serves as Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold CEO out of Phoenix, Arizona. After graduating from MIssissippi State with a BS and an MBA, Richard Adkerson completed the Advanced Management Program of the Harvard Business School to round out his education.

Not only is Richard Adkerson CEO of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & gold, but he also serves as Co-Chairman of McMoRan Exploration Co. working with oil and gas exploration.

Richard Adkerson is also Chairman of the International Council on Mining and Metals and works on the Executive Board of the International Copper Association.

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