Anthony Short, Managing Director BPE, B.Comm, Grad Dip Fin, MAICD
Mr Short has over 20 years experience in the administration and management of listed public companies. He has extensive experience at board level in the management and formation of public companies in the areas of gold mining, drilling and oil and gas in the USA. Mr Short has held the position of Chairman, CFO and Managing Director in a number of listed public companies and has also acted as corporate advisor to a number of public company listings.
Mr Alistair Jobling, Director and Company Secretary
Mr Jobling is a finance professional who has provided consulting services to the Company since before listing, including business planning and administrative support to the Board and previous company secretaries. He has provided corporate advisory and company secretarial services to several other resources companies, including investment analysis, statutory reporting, project management, due diligence and the preparation of commercial agreements. He has previously worked as a consultant for a Big 4 accounting firm and as a director and investment manager focussing on property developments and technology. Mr Jobling is also a Dierctor of Acuvax Ltd and is Compliance Manager for AFS Licensee Gondwana Securities Pty Ltd.
Kip Plankinton, Director
Mr Kip Plankinton was appointed a Director in April 2009. Mr Plankinton is an oil and gas attorney with over 20 years experience in the oil and gas industry. He focuses on energy and natural resource matters with an emphasis on international and domestic oil and gas acquisitions and divestments, oil and gas operational and regulatory issues, oil and gas royalty matters and administrative adjudication. Prior to establishing his own practice in 2006, he served as in-house legal counsel for ExxonMobil, Colorado Interstate Gas Company, Texaco and Marathon Oil Company.