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Our Team

Rod Holden - Founder, MD & CEO - chief creative problem solver

Rod has a background in business and project turnarounds and a passion for business development, sustainability and environmental management. As an entrepreneur at heart, he played the key role in implementing the New Code for Environmental Management in Australia's resource industry in 2000. This was the catalyst to focus on solutions to the world's environmental issues.

Thomas Gribble - CFO & Company Secretary

Thomas has a wide variety of management skills across various industries. Thomas is a Chartered Accountant, a Chartered Company Secretary, a Fellow of the Governance Institute and a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute 


Peter Rae AO - Chairman


Peter has a distinguished national and international career as a champion for sustainability and reform. A successful lawyer with 21 years in Australian politics, the instigator of ASIC and Australia's single Corporations Law. An advisor to the World Bank, President of the WWEA and Chair of the REN Alliance.

Nicki Ashton


Nicki has a background in investment banking in Australia and the USA. She has a strong emphasis on sustainability across her professional career. Currently Executive Director, Head of Australia, Global Relationship Group at IMF Investors (A$140bn AUM) and past Head of Strategic Partnerships in Australia for Russell Investments (AUD$392bn AUM).

Tony Haymet


Professor Tony Haymet is a distinguished scientist, educator, advisor and business development leader. A past Director & Vice-Chancellor of Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Chief of Marine & Atmospheric Research, CSIRO, and Founding Director, Wealth from Oceans Flagship, CSIRO. Currently Vice-Chair of the Board, Chair of Governance Committee Australia at Worldfish.

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