Dr. Thomas Brady is currently the Chief Economist at Newmont Mining Corporation and is responsible for generating key commodity price, foreign exchange and other financial assumptions used throughout the company. In this role, Dr. Brady also develops methods to effectively quantify and communicate the economic impact of Newmont’s operations to host communities and countries. Previously at Newmont, Dr. Brady led the Strategic Planning function that developed and implemented portfolio modeling analytics and also held positions in Investor Relations, Treasury and Corporate Development. Previously Dr. Brady was a Senior Manager at Risk Capital Management, a consultancy that advised energy and natural resource companies on financial risk, valuation and commodity hedging. He has also worked with CQG, Inc. where he developed a suite of automated trading systems for commodity futures contracts using the company’s short-term, price and volume charting methods.
Dr. Brady holds a Ph.D. in Mineral Economics with research emphases in commodity markets from the Colorado School of Mines. In addition, he holds a Master’s degree in Mathematics, also from the Colorado School of Mines.