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Karoon Gas Australia Ltd is engaged in the exploration and development of oil and gas properties in Australia, Brazil, and Peru. The company primarily holds interests in the offshore Browse Basin and North Carnarvon Basin, Western Australia; the offshore Santos Basin, Brazil; and the offshore Tumbes Basin and onshore Marañón Basin, Peru. Karoon Gas Australia Ltd was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.

Founded in 2003

karoon gas australia ltd (KAR) Top Compensated Officers

Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer a...
Total Annual Compensation: A$582.2K
Group Chief Financial Officer and Company Sec...
Total Annual Compensation: A$400.0K
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: A$500.0K
Chief Executive Officer of Brazil and General...
Total Annual Compensation: A$377.2K
Exploration Director and Executive Director
Total Annual Compensation: A$572.6K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

karoon gas australia ltd (KAR) Key Developments

Karoon Gas Australia Ltd. Announces Executive Changes

Karoon Gas Australia Ltd. announced that Mr. Robert Hosking will retire as Executive Chairman and take up the position of Managing Director once an appropriate candidate has been appointed to the role of independent Non-Executive Chairperson. The Board and the Nomination Committee are currently formalising each role after which the Board will formally commence a search using a global executive search consultant to assist in the identification of an appropriate independent Non-Executive Chairperson. The process is expected to be complete before 30 June 2015. In addition, following a review of Karoon's corporate governance structure, a Risk and Governance Committee has been established comprising independent Non-Executive Directors and chaired by Mr. Peter Turnbull. The committee has been established to oversee the risk management function along with providing ongoing governance recommendations to the Board for the benefit of shareholders.

Karoon Gas Australia Ltd. Appoints Bernard Wheelahan as an Independent Director

Karoon Gas Australia Ltd.'s Board of Directors announced that Mr. Bernard Wheelahan has now been appointed as an Independent Non Executive Director of the company. Wheelahan is an industry veteran with over fifty years in the oil and gas and broader resources industries in Australia and overseas. He has been President of Shell Venezuela SA and a Director of Shell Australia, Woodside Petroleum and Normandy Mining. He is also a former Chairman of the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association, Pacific Hydro, the Gribbles Group, the Bass Strait Oil Company and the Council of Australia Latin America Relations, as well as the former deputy Chairman of Transfield Services. Wheelahan is a Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia (AM) for service to business, to Australian LatinAmerican relations, to professional associations and to the community.

Karoon Gas Australia Ltd. Appoints Peter Turnbull as an Independent Non-Executive Director

Karoon Gas Australia Ltd. announced that it has appointed Mr. Peter Turnbull as an Independent Non-Executive Director. The appointment follows the resignation of Mr. Stephen Power and provides for an independent majority on Karoon's Board of Directors. Mr. Turnbull brings significant experience as an Independent Non-Executive Director from a range of organizations and is a long standing Director and former President of the Governance Institute of Australia. Mr. Turnbull has experience with regulatory authorities including ASIC and as Director of Corporate Finance with the Hong Kong Securities & Futures Commission.


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