BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Blake Cannavo – Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
Blake is an accomplished Chief Operating Officer with more than 25 years’ experience in the mining and construction sectors with companies including Fortescue Metals Group, Lihir Gold Limited and Aquila Resources.
He has been responsible for delivering a diverse range of projects valued up to $10B in Asia Pacific, South Africa, the UK and Europe. A competent strategist, Blake has a proven track record in developing innovative plans and activities to ensure that projects are delivered on schedule and budget.
James Walker – Non Executive Chair
He is currently a non-executive chair BluGlass (ASX: BLG) and a non-executive director at Digital Wine Ventures (ASX: DW8).
James has over 25 years’ experience as a Chartered Accountant, company secretary and senior executive of various high growth private companies. James has successfully completed multiple ASX IPOs, corporate acquisition transactions, secondary round raises on both the ASX and UK AIM markets and private capital raises.
James thrives on scaling businesses, commercialising technology and building new global markets, with extensive experience across a wide range of international high growth businesses, including deal-tech, data-driven customer experience, sensor systems, mining technology services, automotive, aviation, biotechnology, hotel telemarketing, drone detection and security sectors.
Philip Gardner, FAICD, CPA, B.Comm (Newcastle) - Non-Executive and Independent Director
He spent twelve years on the NIB Limited (ASX NHF) board from its listing as a small cap health insurer to become, at the time of his resignation, an organisation with a market cap of over three billion AUD and substantial international operations.
Philip chaired or has been a member of the following ASX listed company committees; Audit & Risk Management, Remuneration, Investment, Nominations.
Philip is currently the CEO of The Wests Group Australia and the Knights Rugby League Pty Ltd.