Ronald (Ron) Sayers is the Founder and Managing Director of Ausdrill, which he started in Kalgoorlie in 1987. Mr Sayers retired as managing director in 1997, only to return to the role three years later when the company got into financial strife. Mr Sayers is a former non-executive director of Amcom Telecommunications and Carbine Resources. He has a horse-breeding business called Yarradale Stud that he hopes to get more involved in after his retirement, which is scheduled for June 2014. Mr Sayers resigned as the managing director and chief executive of Ausdrill in February 2018.