Patrick Loftus-Hills is a Metals and Mining investment banker focused on mergers, acquisitions and capital markets advisory assignments at Moelis & Company. He is also a Non Executive Director with extensive finance, legal and technical skill sets in global metals and mining.
Born in country Western Australia, Patrick graduated in Science and Law from Monash University in 1990. He joined Blake Dawson Waldron (now Ashurst) the following year and in 1994 joined the legal department of BHP. In 1998 he joined Macquarie Bank in Sydney as an investment banker before moving to UBS in 2000. He transferred with UBS to New York in 2004 and to Hong Kong in 2007 before returning to New York in 2011 when he joined Moelis & Company.
With over 35 years of experience, Patrick has advised almost every major global mining company on a range of transactions, including cross-border M&A, capital raisings and restructurings. He has also completed numerous significant financial advisory transactions for companies listed on all of the major stock exchanges globally.
Patrick is currently a Managing Member of Sweetwater Royalties LLC, an Orion Resource Partners portfolio company, and contributes extensively to not-for-profit causes, including as Chairman of the Monash University US Leadership Council; Co-Chairman of the US Friends of the Australian Chamber Orchestra; and Vice Chairman of the AUS USA Foundation.