Joint Company Secretary
Appointed as joint Company Secretary on 26 April 2018, Geoffrey is the Principal in Palliser Group which specialises in corporate secretariat and governance, financial management services and resource evaluations. His qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics (Monash University) and an MBA, (Queen’s University, Canada) and an Advanced Diploma Spanish Language, Don Quijote Language School, Spain.
He is also a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD), Member of the Governance Institute of Australia (MGIA) (Grad Diploma Advanced Corporate Governance) and Members of the Association of Independent Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN) and Society of Petroleum Engineers.
He has extensive board and executive commercial experience in energy and resource exploitation in Australia, Asia and the Americas as well as in the infrastructure and technology industry sectors. Geoffrey has experience in corporate governance, energy project evaluation and financial analysis, business strategy, technology commercialisation, M&A and contract negotiations.
Geoffrey is currently the Honorary Consul for the Republic of Colombia and was previously the Victorian Vice-President of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce. He speaks Spanish and is a frequent visitor to both Colombia and Spain. Also he is an Honorary Justice of the Peace (HJP).