Chairman, appointed 1 January 2020
B.SC. Hons, MBA, FIEAust, FTSE, GAICD Mr Knox was appointed to the Board on 1 January 2020. He is the Chair of The Australian Centre for Social Innovation and Chair of Knox Anchors, a Non-Executive Director of CSIRO, Redflow Ltd, and Micro-X Ltd. He is a Director of Adelaide Festival, Migration Council and a Council Member of the Royal Institute of Australia.
Originally from Edinburgh, Scotland, Mr Knox has more than 30 years’ experience in the global oil and gas industry. He was previously the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Managing Director of Australian Naval Infrastructure, CEO and Managing Director of Santos Limited, and Managing Director for BP Developments in Australasia. Mr Knox has held management and engineering positions at BP, ARCO and Shell in the United Kingdom, Pakistan, USA, Netherlands, United Kingdom and Norway. He also served as Chair of the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association from 2011 to 2013.