Our board moves wrap includes Mick McCormack, Tom Ridges, Kevin Somes, Mike Utsler, John Jetter, and Yew Seng Lo.
Mick McCormack has been appointed non-executive director of Austal. Mr McCormack has over 35 years of experience in the infrastructure sector, including 15 years as chief executive of Australia’s largest natural gas infrastructure business, APA Group.
Great Western Exploration has appointed Tom Ridges as managing director. Mr Ridges is a geologist with over 14 years of experience in gold and base metals exploration, project development and mining. He will commence his role on or about October 12, with executive chair Kevin Somes reverting to becoming non-executive chair.
Otto Energy has appointed Mike Utsler as chief executive and managing director. Based in Houston, Mr Utsler is an oil and gas executive with over 40 years of experience in senior international oil and gas sector roles, including 15 years in the Gulf of Mexico and 5 years as chief operating officer of Woodside in Australia. Current executive chair John Jetter will resume the role of non-executive chair.
Yew Seng Lo has joined the board of Ultima United as non-executive director. Mr Lo is the founder and director of Capella Capital and Capella Management which provides advisory and international venture capital funding.