Executive Director, Energy Resources
Barry has more than 30 years international experience in energy businesses including stints at Santos, Bridge Oil, KUFPEC and Phillips Petroleum. Barry has explored and discovered oil and gas in the North Sea, Indonesia, Australia, PNG and South America.
He is a recipient of the Lewis G Weeks medal for outstanding contribution to the art and science practice of petroleum exploration, a Hall of Fame inductee of the Australian Institute of Energy – South Australia, and a recipient of an Order of Australia Public Service Medal.
Barry is passionate about the energy industry, serving on several national committees focused on the deployment of leading practice regulation, the direction of research and investment attraction for petroleum, geothermal energy and greenhouse gas storage and provides advice to State, Territory and Commonwealth Minerals and Energy Ministers.