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Our Board

  • Board Chair

    Colin Beckett AO
    Mr Beckett is an experienced non-executive director and previously held senior executive positions in Australia with Chevron, Mobil, and BP.

    Mr Beckett read engineering at Cambridge University and has a Master of Arts. He was awarded an honorary doctorate from Curtin University in 2019. He was previously a fellow of the Australian Institute of Engineers. He is a graduate member of the Institute of Company Directors.

    He is currently Deputy Chair of Beach Energy. He was the Chancellor of Curtin University until end 2018. He is a past Chairman of Perth Airport Pty Ltd and past Chairman of the Australian Petroleum Producers and Explorers Association (APPEA).

  • Deputy Board Chair

    Greg Martin
    Mr Martin has nearly 40 years’ experience in the energy, utility and infrastructure sectors, having spent 25 years with the Australian Gas Light Company Limited (AGL), including five years as Chief Executive Officer of the infrastructure division of Challenger Financial Services Group and, subsequently, Managing Director of Murchison Metals Limited. Mr Martin is currently appointed as a partner of FutureNow Ventures.

  • Board member

    Kathryn Barrie
    Ms Barrie has almost 18 years of experience across the energy and education sectors in the Western Australian State Government. She has over 12 years of energy industry experience gained through roles with the State Government's Public Utilities Office and the former Office of Energy, with a particular focus on energy market regulation, financial analysis and implementing major energy reforms. Prior to joining State Government, she spent 12 years in the private sector, primarily working in management consulting firms, gaining a broad range of experience including in developing performance reporting frameworks for companies in the energy and insurance sectors.

    Ms Barrie holds a Bachelor s degree in Business, with majors in Finance and Accounting.

  • Board member

    Denise Goldsworthy AO
    Ms Goldsworthy is an experienced non-executive director and advisor on research, technology and innovation. Ms Goldsworthy has senior executive experience in manufacturing (steel), infrastructure, mining (iron ore, industrial minerals) and technology/innovation sectors.

    Ms Goldsworthy is the Managing Director and Owner of Alternate Futures - established specifically to work at the interface between Australia’s research organisations, tech-start-ups and industry.

    Ms Goldsworthy was named the 2010 Telstra Australian Business Woman of the Year, is a member of Chief Executive Women and was inducted into the Western Australian Women’s Hall of Fame in 2011.

  • Board member

    Peter Iancov
    Mr Iancov is a professional engineer with more than 27 years’ expertise gained in critical energy infrastructure including electricity transmission and distribution, mining, commercial construction, contracting and defence sectors, where he worked as a general manager, chief executive officer, director and advisor.

    In his current and previous executive roles, Mr Iancov has been instrumental in securing and delivering major projects including electrical and gas generation, transmission and distribution networks, non- process infrastructure and commercial assets. He has a strong background in the successful delivery of multidisciplinary programs, commercial and contractual risk, governance, systems development and financial management.

    Mr Iancov was appointed managing director of Zinfra Pty Ltd in March 2019.

  • Board member

    Eva Skira AM
    Ms Skira has a background in roles across banking, financial markets, stockbroking along with strategic management consulting. Ms Skira also has more than 25 years’ experience as a non-executive director.

    Ms Skira’s extensive previous board experience with commercial and government boards includes roles as Chair of the Water Corporation, Westscheme (the largest superannuation fund in Western Australia) and Forest Products Commission.

    Ms Skira was recognised in the 2019 Australia Day Honours list and appointed a Member of the Order of Australia for her service to business through a range of industry and advisory roles.