Chief Executive Officer
BCom, LLB, LLM
James Harman is an experienced global executive, having worked for nearly two decades in senior executive positions with top tier mining companies Anglo American and Rio Tinto.
more ⇒James was most recently Group Head of Business Development at Anglo American in London, and has extensive international leadership and business development experience.
Chief Financial Officer
BCom, BA, CA
Susan is an experienced senior Finance Executive, having commenced her career with KPMG in Brisbane before moving into the corporate sector. Over a 25 year career in natural resources, Susan has held a number of finance and corporate development roles with Rio Tinto, Atlantic Richfield, Shell and Anglo American. Susan was most recently a senior executive with Anglo American in London.
Chief Operating Officer
AssDip (Electrical Engineering), MBA
Shane is Chief Operating Officer. Shane joined Energy Developments in 2007 and has held a number of roles and delivered a number of projects including the Moranbah 45MW WCMG project. Prior to joining Energy Developments Shane worked in the energy industry for 25 years and has experience in distribution, transmission, power generation, retail, construction and operations throughout Australia.
more ⇒Shane has also spent time working in the US and UK businesses and is also highly experienced with project development and delivery of complex and remote projects.
Head of Growth, Commercial
BE (Mech) (Hons), MAppFin
Mark joined Energy Developments in 2002 and is responsible for leading the business development activities for the Clean Energy business. He has 18 years of experience within the Australian energy sector and has developed projects including gas pipelines and processing facilities, critical power infrastructure for mines and remote communities as well as grid connected gas power operations.
more ⇒Mark uses his skills in customer relationships, engineering, commercial and financial analysis to develop fit for purpose projects that meet the customer’s requirements and strategic objective.
Head of Growth, Technical
BEng (Chem), MBA (Technology Management)
Jason joined Energy Developments in 2005 and started as the LNG Plant Project Manager for the West Kimberley Power Project. After completing the LNG Plant project Jason transitioned to Business Development.
more ⇒Prior to joining Energy Developments, Jason worked in the Oil and Gas industry for ten years developing, delivering, commissioning and operating remote Oil Refineries, Oil Fields and Gas Processing facilities in Australia and Papua New Guinea.
Executive General Manager – Technology
BSc (Hons) MBA
Keith joined Energy Developments in July 2011. His role encompasses the identification; evaluation and introduction of technology not currently deployed within Energy Developments’ operating sites.
more ⇒Keith has over 35 years’ experience in the resources and energy sector in mine engineering, corporate, finance and advisory roles. Keith was a Director of CS Energy from 2011-2012, a Director of the Queensland Resources Council from 2006 to June 2011 and Chairman of its Exploration Committee from 2009-2011. He was Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of coal exploration and development company Northern Energy Corporation from its conception in 2004 until June 2011.
Head of Energy Markets
BBus (Acct), CPA
Scott Turner joined Energy Developments in 2018 having working for nearly two decades in the energy industry, holding executive positions including at CS Energy and Alinta Energy.
more ⇒Over his career Scott has crossed most facets of the energy industry including coal, wind, solar and gas generation, retail, trading, regulatory, investment and distribution networks. Scott has led large trading functions and organization change programs.
Head of Corporate Affairs
Lisa France joined Energy Developments in 2018 to lead the global Corporate Affairs function. A qualified environmental scientist, Lisa has worked in Australia, Europe and the United Kingdom on mining and infrastructure projects in the areas of stakeholder management, project approvals, environmental impact assessment and government engagement.
more ⇒Lisa was most recently the Energy Regional Director – Australia and Asia at Hatch and prior to joining Hatch, Lisa was elected to the Queensland Parliament as the State Member for Pumicestone, during which time she also served as Assistant Minister for Natural Resources and Mines and Assistant Minister for Finance, Administration and Regulatory Reform.
Lisa will draw on her business, political and communication skills to support the continued growth of the Energy Developments business.
Bus (Acc)/LLB, LLM.
Glen has worked for the Company as Legal Counsel since 2003 and was appointed Company Secretary in January 2008.
more ⇒Glen has previously worked at various legal firms in Australia and overseas, covering a broad range of corporate, commercial and project work in various sectors.
Chief Executive Officer – North America
BS (Civil Engineering, Honors), MS (Geo-Environmental Engineering, Honors), PE
Jim Grant joined Energy Developments in 2017 to lead the North American business. He has more than two decades of engineering and construction management experience in Canada and the United States, and has specifically focused on the biogas to energy market since 2006.
more ⇒Jim has designed, constructed and managed the operations of landfill gas generation stations and processing plants. He has also assembled and led diverse teams of empowered professionals to safely grow a business, and will be using those skills to expand Energy Developments’ portfolio in Canada and the United States.