Gerald Foo

Gerald Foo

Gerald Foo joined the Weipa Town Authority in 2017 as one of the two Rio Tinto Weipa Appointed Representatives. Gerald is the Integrated Operations Manager and is responsible for the Mine Planning/Laboratory, Marine/Shipping, Bauxite Operations Centre, IS&T, Electrical Generation/Distribution and Electrical and Control Systems Engineering.

Prior to moving to Weipa, Gerald worked in Rio Tinto Iron Ore where he worked at Brockman, Robe Valley Mines and Dampier, Cape Lambert Ports in various operational and maintenance roles.

Gerald lives in Weipa with his wife Nichole and their two children and enjoys spending time fishing, camping and exploring Cape York.

Email: gerald.foo@riotinto.com