Our People

CO2CRC consists of a dynamic team of professionals who are focussed on designing, funding, and implementing in-field and laboratory based emissions reductions experiments that provide tangible results to our members.

More than 70 researchers from organisations across Australia, North America and Europe collaborate on experiments we design and manage.

Martin Ferguson AM

Martin Ferguson, Chairman, brings decades of experience working with the resource sector from a government and private sector perspective. Mr Ferguson served as the Member for Batman from 1996 to 2013 and held a variety of Shadow Ministerial portfolios including Resour...

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Tim Walton

Tim Walton joined the CO2CRC Board as a research sector representative. He is currently the Director, Energy Research Initiatives, in Curtin University's Office of Research and Development in Perth, Western Australia.With a professional background in corporate communica...

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Brian Kitney

Brian Kitney is an independent Director with over 25 years industry experience in oil and gas in Australia and Asia. He has held senior industry positions including Vice President Commercial at Osaka Gas Australia, having spent nine years in the company. As head of the ...

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Dr James Johnson

James Johnson is a geologist (BSc Hons, PhD) with 30 years’ experience in mining and mineral exploration, including nine years as a Division Chief at Geoscience Australia. He managed exploration programs for gold and copper from 1997 to 2005. At Geoscience Australia,...

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Mick Buffier

Mr Buffier has 35 years’ experience in the coal mining industry in Australia. He holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) from Sydney University and a Master of Business Administration from Newcastle University. Mr Buffier joined Glencore Coal in 2001 as the Di...

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Greg Lewin AM

Greg Lewin came to CO2CRC following a distinguished 35-year career with Royal Dutch Shell, culminating in his appointment as President, Shell Global Solutions International. He is a Member of the Order of Australia, a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, a pas...

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Fiona Wild

Fiona has almost 20 years’ experience in multinational oil and gas and resources companies, ranging from frontline operational management to corporate strategic development across a variety of countries and businesses. She began her career BP in Aberdeen, UK, where...

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Bill McKenzie

Bill is the Vice President of Surat Developments and is a director of BG International (AUS) Pty Ltd, QGC Pty Limited and their subsidiary companies. He accountable for appraisal and development activities in the QCLNG Surat Asset including field development planning, s...

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Tania Constable PSM

Tania Constable was chief advisor in the Personal and Retirement Income Division of Treasury, working on tax-related matters. Prior to her work at Treasury, she held various senior resources and energy roles in the Department of Industry. Ms Constable was the Head o...

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Tania Constable PSM

Tania Constable was chief advisor in the Personal and Retirement Income Division of Treasury, working on tax-related matters. Prior to her work at Treasury, she held various senior resources and energy roles in the Department of Industry. Ms Constable was the Head o...

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Dr Matthias Raab

Dr Matthias Raab is an experienced manager with international credentials in successful, high profile and complex projects in industry and academia. He has 21 years of experience in commercial and R&D environments with major sector clients. At CO2CRC Ltd. Dr Ra...

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