Anglo American: Didier Charreton

Didier joined Anglo American in December 2015

Anglo American CHRO Didier Charreton has held various senior HR positions throughout a career spanning more than 27 years. Prior to his current role, he was CHRO for US-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes, which in now a subsidiary of General Electric. He was also the CHRO at Coats, the world's leading industrial thread manufacturer and a major player in the Americas textile crafts market.



Dec 2015 – Present:     CHRO, Anglo American

Mar 2007 – Dec 2014: CHRO, Baker Hughes (Now a GE company)

Feb 2002 – Feb 2007:  CHRO, Coats

Oct 2000 – Jan 2002:   Business Development Director, Identity Application, Gemalto

Apr 1999 – Dec 2000:  HR Director, Well Services, Schlumberger

Feb 1998 – Mar 1999: HR Director, Oilfield Services – Latin America, Schlumberger

Jun 1996 – Jan 1998:   HR Manager, Seismic Services – North & South America, Schlumberger

Jun 1994 – May 1996: HR Manager, Well Services – Latin America, Schlumberger

Jan 1991 – May 1993: HR Manager, Well Services – Africa, Schlumberger



1985 – 1986:               Post-graduate diploma, Management Sciences, Université Lumière Lyon 2

1981 – 1985:               MA, Business Administration and Management, Ecole supérieure de Commerce de Clermont-Ferrand


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Anglo American is a globally diversified mining business. The company's portfolio of world class competitive mining operations and undeveloped resources provides the raw materials to meet the growing consumer and other demands of the world’s developed and maturing economies.