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Fortescue ends year-long search for new CEO

Australian mining giant Fortescue Metals Group has ended its year-long hunt for a new chief executive with the appointment of Woodside Energy veteran Fiona Hick, who will step into the role in February next year.

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Next year will mark Fortescue’s 20th year with Hicks the third CEO in that time.

"Fiona will deliver Fortescue's global metals strategy - to be the most successful iron ore operator in the world, to lead exploration and development into critical minerals and rare earths, and to