Board of Directors & Management Team
Michael has over two decades of experience in oil & gas, mining and specialty rental markets spanning commercial, technical and project management roles. He obtained a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Louisiana State University and began work for major oil service companies in his native United States.
In 2007 he moved his family to Perth where he has spent another decade in various management positions at international oil service and specialty rental companies. Michael has an extensive network across Australian, Asian and Middle Eastern markets.
Whilst General Manager Oil & Gas at Resource Equipment Ltd (ASX:RQL) he had management responsibility for growing the oil & gas service business of RQL from inception until RQL was acquired by Pump Services, LLC by way of cash on market takeover offer completed in 2015, recruited key personnel and launched an overseas branch to complement Australian business activities. Michael has 10 years’ experience in Australia leading multifunction teams across mining and oil & gas during most recent market cycles.
Michael has completed the Senior Executive MBA program at Melbourne Business School, and the AICD Foundations of Directorship Course.
A graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD), Patrick has 30 years of management experience with a strong SME background with Director and Managing Director portfolios.
Patrick was a Director/co-owner of plastics manufacturing business Omni Manufacturing Pty Ltd, (acquired April 1999). Key milestones included increasing profitability via organic growth and acquisitions, overhaul of manufacturing plant and equipment, achieving ISO certification and Australian Standards accreditation and assisting in establishing and managing relationships with Bunnings, Reece Plumbing, Masters, Australian Defence Force, Constellation Wines, Matrix Asia Pacific and other clients. The business was sold to a European multinational, with Patrick retained on contract as Managing Director until December 2015.
Patrick holds a MSc Management – Oxford University.
Non-Executive Director and Company Secretary
Michael has extensive experience in senior finance executive roles in Australian listed companies, holding Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretarial roles in a number of private and public companies over the past 20 years.
Mr Kenyon holds a Bachelor of Business degree from the Edith Cowan University, is a Chartered Accountant, graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and a certificated member of the Governance Institute.
He has had significant exposure to manufacturing, engineering and contracting sectors through roles in ASX listed corporations. Michael was Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary of Resource Equipment Ltd (ASX:RQL) for almost 2 years prior to its takeover.
Mark has over 20 year’s global operational management experience. He has worked his way up from a field technician in NSW to manage projects across Australia, USA, Africa, Pacific Islands as well as Antarctica.
Mark has an extensive global network in the mining heavy equipment and oil & gas sectors. In addition to a trade certificate and diploma in project management, Mark holds an Advanced Diploma in Management and has undergone extensive industry OEM training.