BSc- Metallurgy- Chemistry- Murdoch University, 1992
Process Engineering; Iron Ore; Gold; Mineral Processing; Metallurgy; Feasibility Studies; Engineering; Mining; Factory; Procurement; Project Engineering; Business Strategy; New Business Development; Copper; Strategic Planning; Commissioning; Minerals; Contract Management; Marketing Strategy; Budgets; Team Building; Project Planning; Project Management; Base Metals; Coal; Business Development; EPC; Management; Contract Negotiation; Customer Service; Nickel; Process Control; Team Leadership; EPCM Manufacturing; Negotiation; Strategy; Business Planning; Construction; Mineral Exploration; Operations Management; Project Control; Change Management; Metals; Supply Chain Management; Tenders; Customer Relations; Budgeting; Logistics
Frank Penna is Manager of Business Development at Jacobs. He has always excelled in science, so going into mining was a natural progression for him, which is why onsite management at Jacobs was appealing to Frank. His progression into Manager of Business Development was lead at the request of management urging him into the position. The new position allowed Frank to showcase other talents that were not required before. Frank will continue to grow within the company, fine tune his skills, and move up to more senior roles in the future. He received his BSc in Metallurgy and Chemistry from Murdoch University in 1992. He is a member of Mining and Metals Professionals Globally, Mining Industry Professionals, and the Business Development Manager Club. He is thrilled to join the Bristol community and looks forward to networking with other business professionals.