Natural resources

No matter where you are in the commodity price cycle you need to ensure a safe and productive operation. Proudfoot brings over 70 years of expertise to ensure your operations are optimized.

Removing complexity to increase predictability in natural resources operations

We understand the ups and downs of natural resources and commodities. You need to bring predictability where you can. And where possible remove complexity. A safe productive operation is always your number one priority. You must balance this with your need to achieve expected shareholder returns. And that’s why we focus on delivering measurable operational and financial results. We balance those results by developing the culture of your organization. You only get high performance through your people.

We know the natural resource sector. Proudfoot has been delivering results using our deep subject matter expertise for decades. We work directly with your people in their workplace. We use our unique engagement model with one-on-one coaching. We balance this with our technical know-how. By focusing on your company culture (employee engagement and management capability development) as well as your operating models we deliver a lasting and significant return on investment.

Our clients accelerate transformative change to achieve dramatic, measurable and sustainable operational outcomes – changing the way work gets done to provide results you can take to the bank. The companies we have worked with are willing to provide references and details upon request. Contact us now to find out more.

What if you could...

  • Move 22% more and crush 18% more kilotons while reducing costs and improving recovery 1.22%, resulting in the extraction of over 32,500 additional gold ounces yearly?
  • Increase your sales forecast accuracy by 40% and establish a new cultuer of accountability?
  • Instill disciplined execution and build a culture of continuous innovation?
  • Significantly enhance your working capital position?

...with Proudfoot you can!


President, Global Natural Resources

I want to change the current consulting dynamic. Consultants can be a positive catalyst for organizational adaptation and growth, delivering measurable change.

Managing Director Natural Resources, EMEAA

I am passionate about transforming businesses through practical solutions that deliver growth and lasting change.

Managing Director Natural Resources, Americas

I am excited about building trusted and lasting partnerships with our clients, helping them address their ever-changing business challenges.

Our clients

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Proudfoot President, Global Natural Resources, Jon Wylie discussing ways in which the Mining community can evolve at our 10×10 Ideas Worth Implementing event.

Case studies

Open Pit Gold Mine: The CEO’s concern with his open-pit gold mining operation in Peru was the decline in metal prices and an increase in cost per ton. Additionally, as the productive life of the mine was coming to an end, establishing an organizational structure that was in line with the current reality to maintain a cost-effective operation was paramount to success.

Mining and Metals

Reducing operating costs, increasing safety and realizing greater profits.

Oil and Gas

Speed, scale, and magnitude of benefits across the energy value chain.

Building Materials

A Target Operating Model that transforms your business operations.

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