Kristie Young

Business Development Account Director, Mining & Metals
Ernst & Young


Kristie Young began her career as a Mining Engineer over 20 years ago. Kristie is Business Development Director Mining at Ernst & Young, where she assists mining companies to solve their business challenges across tax, assurance, transactions and advisory, which encompasses areas such as innovation, strategy, safety, cyber, risk, process automation, data analytics and culture.

She is an Associate of Curtin University and a University of Queensland Perth Alumni Ambassador. She sits on the Western Australian Mining Club board, the Chamber of Minerals and Energy’s Gender Diversity Reference Group and is a member of the Penrhos College STEM committee. She is a mentor with WIMWA and WASMGA and is a Graduate of the AICD.

Kristie is passionate about diversity, inclusion, innovation, productivity, sustainability and positive culture in the workplace. She sees an Australia (and a world) where we work together with mutual respect for one another.