Gareth Huckle
Gareth Huckle

Gareth Huckle

Director and Member of the Global Executive



Summary Bio

Gareth brings over 15 years of mining industry leadership experience, in addition to more than 20 years of management consulting experience. As head of the Africa region for Partners in Performance and a member of the firm’s Executive, he carries a number of core responsibilities, each one central to the continued growth and success of the firm.

His mining experience is in both operational management and executive roles in several leading global companies, including Anglo American, Shell Minerals and SUN Group. He moved into management consulting in 2000 as a partner with Monitor group.

Gareth joined Partners in Performance in 2009, stepping immediately into the challenge of building on our presence in Africa to create a robust and competitive consulting firm from the ground up. Under Gareth and his team, the Africa region is highly regarded by both clients and staff alike and is a driving force within our firm.

With deep expertise in mining, industrial and manufacturing sectors, Gareth has partnered with clients in Africa, Australia, Central Asia, South America, and the UK helping drive their strategy and business improvement. South Africa has been home for many years.

Gareth’s passion, energy, and sense of humour help him work effectively with high‑performing clients, helping them deliver on their business mission and goals. A widely respected authority in the mining industry, he is known for his consulting and hands‑on operations management skills and experience. He offers a down to earth philosophy and brings confidence to the decision‑making process.


  • Continuous Improvement
  • Insourcing
  • Capital Projects
  • Procurement and Supply Chain

Core Sectors

  • Resources: Mining, Metals, Oil and Gas
  • Industrial/Manufacturing
  • Rail and Logistics


  • Professional Engineer
  • Fellow SAIMM
  • Master in Business Administration – University of Witwatersrand (WITS), Johannesburg
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) – University of Leeds
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