Board of Directors
Charles Lenegan was appointed Chairman of Bis Industries in July 2013.
A former Managing Director of Rio Tinto Australia, Charlie had a distinguished 27 year career with the company. During that time, Charlie held various senior Rio Tinto management positions across a range of commodities and geographies. Charlie is also a former Chairman of Rey Resources Limited and the Minerals Council of Australia and a former board member of the Business Council of Australia. Charlie holds a Non-Executive Directorship with Oz Minerals (since 2010).
Chief Executive Officer
Brad Rogers was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Bis Industries in December 2015.
Brad has been a key member of Bis Industries’ leadership team since 2008 and was appointed Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director in May 2015. Prior to this appointment, Brad served as the company’s Chief Financial Officer for 5 years. He has also led the company’s corporate development and commercial functions.
Before joining Bis Industries, Brad was General Manager Corporate Development at GRD Limited, where he was responsible for group strategy, business incubation, corporate finance and investor relations. He also led GRD’s Global Renewables operating business in Australia and Asia for three years. Brad has also worked in management positions in the consulting practices of Mainsheet Corporate and Arthur Andersen.
John Beevers was appointed Non-Executive Director of Bis Industries in July 2013.
John’s career in the mining, explosives and chemical industries spans more than 25 years. Having held a number of functional and management positions, John was with Orica for a period of 20 years, originally joining in 1985 in the Operations Division of Mining Services (Australia). John served as the Chief Executive Officer of Orica Mining Services of Orica Ltd from 2008 to 2013.
John has held a variety of senior management positions in mining services and manufacturing with leadership roles in technology, operations and business. In addition he has developed and gained a broad international experience base, having managed teams in North America, Europe, South Africa and Australasia.