Directors

Mr Keith Spence - Non-executive Chairman
B.Sc. (Hons), FAIM

Mr Spence was most recently Executive Vice President Enterprise Capability for Woodside and was responsible for ensuring the business operated with the best people, technology and processes. Mr Spence has held many roles during his time with Woodside, including Chief Operating Officer, Acting Chief Executive Officer, Director – Oil Business Unit, Director – Northern Business Unit and Exploration Manager – North West Shelf. Mr Spence has gained a broad knowledge across the industry having over 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry including 18 years with Shell.

Mr Spence is Chairman of the listed company Clough (since August 2008) and a Non-executive Director of Oil Search, Synergy and Verve Energy. He is Chairman of the State Training Board of Western Australia, the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority Board and the Industry Advisory Board of the Australian Centre for Energy and Process Training. He is a member of the Board of the Australian Workforce Development and Productivity Agency.
Mr Chris Murray - CEO & Managing Director
BE (Hons), MIEAust, GAICD, AMP

Mr Chris Murray was appointed Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Geodynamics Limited in December 2015 and officially commenced in the role on 11 January 2016. Most recently he was the Chief Executive Officer of Solar Systems Pty Ltd, a renewable energy technology developer. Prior to Solar Systems Mr Murray spent eleven years as a senior executive with Energy Developments Limited in roles including Executive General Manager Australia, Executive General Manager Remote Energy, Project Director West Kimberley Power Project and Group General Manager Technical Services.

With over 30 years experience, Mr Murray’s expertise includes strategy, business development, research, finance and operations. He holds an honours degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New South Wales, is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a graduate of the Harvard Business School, a member of Engineers Australia and a member of the Board of the Leukaemia Foundation of Queensland.

Dr Jack Hamilton - Non-executive Director
B.Eng. (Chem), Ph.D, FAICD

Dr Jack Hamilton was until February 2012, Chief Executive Officer of Exergen Pty Ltd, a low emission coal resource development company and formerly, Director of NWS Ventures with Woodside Energy. Dr Hamilton is also a Non-executive Director of Southern Cross Electrical Engineering Ltd. Dr Hamilton graduated from Melbourne University with a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering and Doctorate of Philosophy in 1981.

He has over 28 years' experience both locally and internationally in operations management, in refining, petrochemicals and gas production, marketing, strategy and LNG project management.
 
Mr George Miltenyi - Non-executive Director

George Miltenyi has been owner, investor and director in a wide range of commercial ventures including companies engaged in organisational development, marketing, immigration, education, life insurance, water distillation technology and recruitment. Since 1989, George has been the Managing Director of an organisation development company, EMD Workforce Development which consults to some of Australia’s largest corporations.

George was instrumental in building one of Australia’s largest English language educational companies (ACL). Recently, he was a director of Australian Life Insurance Pty Ltd, a unique company specialising in the provision of life and home contents insurance through mortgage brokers. In June 2007, George was involved in floating a recruitment firm (Rubicor), which aggregated 19 separate recruitment companies.

George founded and managed such business as Multicultural Marketing and Management, Immigration Australia and Clean Water Technology. George has a passion for commercialising renewable energy and low carbon emission power ventures.
Mr Richard Brimblecombe - Non-executive Director
MBA & MAICD

Mr Brimblecombe is an experienced executive in the agri-business and finance sectors, with a deep industry knowledge of agribusiness and agricultural finance.  Mr Brimblecombe has experience in operation of agri-business gained through senior leadership roles at Namoi Cotton, Australia’s leading cotton processing and marketing organisation, and as General Manager for Qld / NT for Landmark Services, a leading rural services business.  Mr Brimblecombe has also served in senior executive roles in the finance industry, specialising in lending to the rural sector, including as Head of Specialised Agribusiness Solutions (Qld/NT) for Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Chief Executive Officer of StockCo (Australia) Pty Ltd, Australia’s and New Zealand’s largest specialist livestock financierMost recently Mr Mrimblecombe served as Executive Chairman of Quamtum Power Limited. Mr Brimblecombe holds an EMBA from Bond University and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.