Tim Goldsmith

Global leader Mining

Tim Goldsmith

Tim Goldsmith

Summary of expertise

  • 20 years with PwC
  • 12 years as partner
  • 20 years with majority of time spent on mining industry

Tim leads PwC’s global mining industry initiatives. His team consists of partners and staff in all mining countries and Tim connects clients with people with local mining knowledge for many mining companies.

Tim is responsible for determining and implementing PwC’s mining strategy. This includes determining publication needs and Tim initiated the Mine series, Mining deals and the Global mine bulletin.

Throughout his career Tim has focused on the mining industry and has provided services to many major mining companies. Tim has also provided services to medium-sized miners and juniors.

Tim leads a team that assists Chinese companies acquiring mining assets in Australia – this work includes reviews of financial models, due diligence and tax structuring advice. Tim spends about 13 weeks a year in China meeting with executives of mining and metals companies that want to invest offshore.

Tim is abreast of accounting issues facing the mining sector and is one of the leaders in this area and represents PwC on the IASB global project on the industry.