Vaughn Hazen has served as Chief Information Security Officer at Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) since 2012. Prior to joining FCX, Vaughn held several management positions at Solvay S.A. and Dart Container Corp. where he directed Security Operations, Telecommunications Project Management, and Telecommunications Operations. Vaughn received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Wright State University and holds several Security Certifications, including CISSP and CISM. Vaughn is a U.S. Army veteran and a retired U.S. Coast Guard Reserve officer.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) is a natural resources company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. FCX operates large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold, and molybdenum. With over 50,000 employees and contractors worldwide, FCX is the world’s largest publicly traded copper producer, the world’s largest producer of molybdenum, and a significant gold producer.
FCX has a strong commitment to safety performance, environmental management and to the local communities where it operates. FCX is a founding member of the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) and committed to implementation of the ICMM Sustainable Development Framework.