Richard Van Breda
Chief Executive Officer, Stanwell Corporation Limited
Richard was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Stanwell Corporation Limited in July 2012. Richard has worked in the energy industry since 2001. He joined Stanwell in 2002 and was appointed Chief Financial Officer in 2005.
Richard joined Tarong Energy in the role of Chief Financial Officer in April 2008. After the restructure of the Queensland Government owned electricity generators in July 2011, he was appointed Chief Financial Officer at Stanwell. Prior to 2001, Richard was a partner with Deloitte, Zimbabwe and spent three years with Anglo American Zimbabwe, which held a diverse range of mining and manufacturing interests.
Richard is a member of the Australian and Zimbabwean Institutes of Charted Accountants and the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He has an Honours Bachelor of Accounting Science from the University of South Africa and has completed the Leadership Best Practices program at Harvard University and the Advanced Management Program at INSEAD. Richard is AFMA Accredited (Advising).