Prior to his appointment as CEO and Managing Director , Mike was a Non - Executive Director of Alumina Ltd from February 2014 to May 2017 and a Partner, Client Development - Asia Pacific at Herbert Smith Freehills, a global law firm. He was also formerly head of the firm's Corporate Group and a member of its executive management team. Mike is also currently a Non - Executive Director of Helloworld Travel Limited (appointed January 2017).
Between 2008 and 2010
was Chief Legal Counsel at BHP Billiton Ltd.
considerable experience in the resources sector and ha
s over 30 years of experience in joint
ventures, mergers and acquisitions, fund raising and regulatory issues across a wide range
of sectors and countries. He also has considerable experience in the commercial and
financing aspects of large transactions ga
ined from a number of years in investment banking
as a corporate adviser.