Bandanna Energy has announced the appointment of  mining executive Michael Gray as the company’s new CEO, effective from January next year.


Mr Gray has more than 20 years of experience in the planning and development of major mining projects, including resource feasibility and development, project finance, project execution, environmental management and Native Title issues. He is currently serving as CEO of Middlemount Coal, where he has had overall responsibility for developing the greenfield Middlemount project from exploration to operation.


Bandanna Energy Chairman Jeremy Barlow


“His outstanding coal experience in Queensland, managerial and strategic talents combined with proven track record in infrastructure development, project execution and environmental management will be vital in the development of our world class Bowen and Galilee Basin coal assets, and our transition from explorer to producer.”