Mr Trahar has a resources and finance background and has established and been involved in a number of businesses in the resources industry.
He holds an MBA from the University of Melbourne.
Dr Chris MitchellPhD, BSc (Hons)
Dr Mitchell has a PhD in marine biology from the University of Melbourne. He is an Adjunct Professor at the School of Environmental Science Murdoch University and has had a 20 year involvement in Australian and International climate change research working with CSIRO.
Dr Mitchell was the Foundation Director of the Centre for Australian Weather and Climate Research.
Harley WhitcombeB.BUS CPA
Mr Whitcombe has had many years of commercial and finance experience, providing company secretarial services to publicly-listed companies.
He is a CPA certified accountant.
Mr Paul FavrettoLL.B
Paul Favretto brings more than 20 years of financial services experience to Commodities Group. Paul’s previous roles include senior management positions at Citibank Limited and Bankers Trust Australia Limited, and Managing Director of Avatar Industries Limited and KLZ Limited.
Also Non-Executive Director of Ranger Minerals Limited from 1994 to 2002, Paul’s special responsibilities include Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and Member of the Audit Committee.