Mr Mark Turner
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Turner is highly experienced executive and qualified engineer with over 25 years of experience in the energy sector and a proven track record of major project delivery in the oil & gas, water, power, renewables, and nuclear industries. Mr. Turner is a project management specialist who is ideally qualified to lead the development of the Alpha Torbanite Project as well as the Company’s significant emerging geothermal energy program.
His expertise encompasses all project phases (from concept, feasibility studies, Detail Design, Construction to completion) and includes approvals, safety, engineering, procurement, contracts, scope, scheduling, cost, quality, risk, reporting, construction and commissioning. Across his career, Mr. Turner has held senior management and executive positions with Jemena Ltd, Wood Group and WorleyParsons.
Mr Kurt Laney
Chief Financial Officer & Co-Company Secretary
Mr Laney is an experienced Chartered Accountant specialising in the provision of accounting, taxation, and corporate secretarial services. Mr Laney is an Associate Director of Vince Fayad and Associates Pty Ltd, based in Sydney.
He is the former joint Company Secretary and CFO of Polymetals Resources Limited and current Company Secretary of Astro Resources NL. He has also previously provided accounting and taxation services to the Company for a period of approximately four years.
Mr Vince Fayad
Vince has over 35 years’ experience in corporate finance, international M&A, accounting and other advisory related services in Sydney-based mid-tier accounting firms. He is the principal of his own firm Vince Fayad & Associates, providing accounting and advisory services. Hs experience ranges from provision corporate, accounting and secretarial services, together with strong commercial acumen particularly, in the planning and execution and of development strategies for projects as well as acquisition skills.
Vince has strong public company experience, including, Executive Director, Company Secretary and CFO of Greenvale Energy Limited (ASX: GRV) and European Lithium Limited (ASX: EUR) (formerly known as East Coast Minerals). In addition, he was the Executive Director and Interim CFO of Ashley Services Group Limited (ASX:ASH), Chair of Medibio Limited (ASX: MEB) and NED of Esperance Minerals Limited (ASX: ESM).