Graphenproduzent - Vielseitiger Wunderwerkstoff
First Graphene Limited (ASX: FGR, FSE: AU000000FRG3) ist weltweit der führende Anbieter von hochleistungsfähigen Graphen-Produkten. Das Unternehmen verfügt über eine Produktionskapazität von 100 Tonnen pro Jahr und eine robuste Produktionsplattform, die auf der Eigenversorgung mit hochreinen Rohstoffen basiert. Derzeit wird die Verwendung von Produkten aus der PureGRAPH®-Familie in Verbundwerkstoffen, Elastomeren, im Brandschutz und in der Energiespeicherung sowie im Bauwesen und im Schiffbau durch erhöhte Vertriebsaktivitäten und durch die gezielte Entwicklung von vorgefertigten Graphenträgern, welche die Kunden leicht in ihre Produktionsabläufe integrieren können, intensiv vorangetrieben.
Mr Grigor is a highly respected and experienced mining analyst, with an intimate knowledge of all market related aspects of the mining industry. He is a graduate of the Australian National University having completed degrees in law and economics.
His association with mining commenced with a position in the finance department of Hamersley Iron, and from there he moved to Jacksons, Graham, Moore and Partners to become Australia's first specialist gold mining analyst. Mr Grigor left to be the founding research partner at Pembroke Securities and then the Senior Analyst at County NatWest Securities. He left County in 1991 to found Far East Capital Limited that was established as a specialist mining company financier and corporate adviser, together with Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest.
In 2008, Far East Capital sponsored the formation of a stockbroking company, BGF Equities, and Mr Grigor assumed the position of Executive Chairman. This was re-badged as Canaccord Genuity Australia Limited when a 50% stake was sold to Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. Mr Grigor retired from Canaccord in October 2014, returning to Far East Capital. He currently serves as Non-Executive Director of Peninsular Energy Limited.
Mr Grigor's research knowledge and market intelligence gives First Graphene a strong strategic direction.
Mr. Bell is an engineer and senior executive with extensive global business growth experience. Mr. Bell replaces Managing Director Craig McGuckin, who will retire at the end of this month after eight years with the Company. With more than 20 years’ experience in engineering and business management, Mr Bell has significant international experience driving business growth. He comes to First Graphene from Singapore-based ST Engineering Group where he serves as Senior Vice-President. Mr Bell has also held roles as Director for Navman Wireless, a global Telematics company which was acquired by the Danaher Corporation, and as General Manager with Singapore-based shipbuilder Strategic Marine.
Dr Andy Goodwin
Dr Goodwin has a Ph.D. in Polymer Chemistry and an MTE Diploma from the International Institute for Management Development Business School in Lausanne, Switzerland.
For the last five years Dr Goodwin has been Business Director, Advanced Materials Division, at Thomas Swan & Co Limited in Consett UK. Thomas Swan and Co, a private company, is one of the leading graphene companies based in the UK. Dr Goodwin has been primarily responsible for development and commercialisation of graphene products. Not only will Dr Goodwin be of great assistance to First Graphite as it prepares to take its products to the market, but his location in the UK will give the Company a valuable presence and capability in the important, expanding market for graphene in Europe.
Prior to joining Thomas Swan Dr Goodwin was the Global Science & Technology Manager - Solar, for Dow Corning Corporation, in the USA.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Aditya has over 14 years’ experience in finance and business management, with significant international experience. He comes to First Graphene from Orica Ltd where he served as Regional Head of Finance APAC, in WA. While with Orica he also held roles as Interim Vice President Finance Australia Asia, in Victoria, CFO / Finance Director – Indonesia and Finance Manager SEA, Singapore.