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Board & Management

Mr Wilson Xue

Non Executive Chairman

Wilson is an entrepreneur and businessman with 25 years of senior management experience. He has an impressive record of establishing and growing new businesses across a breadth of industries. In addition to Mr Xue’s business acumen, his extensive international contacts will benefit the Company as it implements its growth strategy.


Mr Benson Wong

Executive Director & Chief Financial Officer

Benson is a management finance specialist with 14 years’ senior managerial experience and over six years’ experience in director roles. In these roles he has held overall finance, administrative and human resources responsibilities. Mr Wong holds a Masters Degree in Commerce from the University of New South Wales, and is an Associate Member of CPA Australia. His finance credentials and international contacts will be highly valuable in developing Pilot Energy’s business.


Dr Xingjin Wang

Executive Director and Chief Technology Officer

Xingjin is a petroleum engineer with more than 25 years of international experience in petroleum exploration and production. He has extensive experience in the petroleum basins of Australia, and previously held senior management positions with Arrow Energy. More recently, Xingjin has provided consulting services to a number of companies in the areas of asset evaluation and petroleum engineering. He holds a PhD in Applied Geology from the University of New South Wales.


Mr Conrad Todd

Advisor to the Board

Conrad is a geoscientist with over 34 years industry experience, having worked in senior roles with various international Exploration and Production companies including LASMO, Lundin and Occidental. He was Exploration Manager of Cooper Energy between 2004 and 2010, during which time Cooper Energy substantially increased its resource base and production level. In addition to Conrad's technical skills, he brings valuable experience in the fields of resource certification, asset valuations and M&A advisory to Pilot Energy.


Mr Rory McGoldrick

Advisor to the Board

Rory graduated from the University of Western Australia where he completed his law degree in 2003. He is admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Western Australia and has been practising as a lawyer for approximately 10 years. Rory has advised public companies on a wide range of corporate matters, and has broad experience in Corporations Act and ASX Listing Rules compliance, corporate governance matters, capital raisings, and mergers and acquisitions. Rory is also a director of Omega Resources Limited.


Mr David McArthur

Company Secretary

David is a Chartered Accountant, having spent four years with a major international accounting firm, and has over 30 years' experience in the accounting profession. He has been actively involved in the financial and corporate management of a number of public listed companies over the past 28 years, and has substantial experience in capital raisings, company re-organisations and restructuring, mergers and takeovers, and asset acquisitions. David is Company Secretary and Director of a number of public listed Companies with exposure to the ASX, TSX and AIM markets. He has a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Western Australia.