Governance Bio
Don Mackay
Appoint Professional

Don Mackay

Location
Auckland
Experience
4 Years
Remuneration
Paid or Unpaid Roles

Interested In:

Organisations

Private company
Listed company
Trust
Incorporated Entity
Non Governmental Organisation

Roles

Director
Chairperson
Advisor / Advisory Board
Trustee
Board Member
“Significant board and governance experience, with particularly expertise/experience in strategy development, new business development, risk oversight, HSE oversight and issues/reputation management. Respected senior executive with 30+ years’ experience in energy and maritime sectors. Collaborative/inclusive working style. Strategic "big picture" thinker.”
Experience
Memberships

Professional

Governance Roles

Director

BW Pavilion LNG Pte Ltd, Singapore

June 2014 - June 2016 (2 years)

Board member of BW Pavilion LNG Pte Ltd, a joint venture between BW Group (a large independent ship owner) and Pavilion Energy (state owned) established in Singapore to own and charter out Liquefied Natural Gas (“LNG”) ships. JV asset value ~US$600 mln.

Diector

Antillean Gas Ltd., Domincian Republic

February 2014 - December 2015 (1 years)

Board member of Antillean Gas Ltd, a joint venture between BW Group and other parties established in the Dominican Republic to develop a LNG import terminal and port infrastructure project to supply natural gas to gas-fired power plants. Project asset value ~US$300 mln.

Executive Roles

Independent Consultant

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August 2016 - Present (1 years)

Providing independent energy consulting and advisory services, specialising in gas, power and maritime infrastructure business development.

Director - Commercial Development

BW Group, Singapore

July 2011 - July 2016 (5 years)

Led and managed the commercial and business development activities in BW Group's Gas Solutions business (the development, ownership and operation of Liquefied Natural Gas ("LNG") import terminals and related marine/port infrastructure;).

LNG Marketing Manager - Asia Pacific

Gazprom Marketing & Trading, Singapore

June 2010 - June 2011 (1 years)

Led and managed Gazprom’s LNG portfolio development, origination and marketing in the Asia Pacific.

Business Development Manager - South East Asia

Shell Gas & Power, Singapore

November 2007 - May 2010 (2 years)

Led and managed Shell’s LNG and pipeline gas new business development activities in Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam and Thailand, including LNG import terminal projects and LNG supply opportunities. Played a key role in the development of Shell's coal seam gas to LNG business in Queensland.

LNG Supply Manager

Shell Gas & Power, The Hague

June 2004 - October 2007 (3 years)

Led and managed the development of long-term LNG supply opportunities, managed supply chain optimisation, managed key customer relationships customer and developed LNG import terminal projects.

Business Development Manager - Power Generation

Shell Gas & Power, London

November 1999 - May 2004 (4 years)

Led and managed the commercial development of gas-fired power generation projects and developed gas/power/LNG development strategies.

Head of Business Planning & Development

NZ Refining Company, Whangarei

November 1995 - October 1999 (3 years)

Managed strategy development, business planning, capital investment planning, new business development and customer relationships.

Business Analyst & Economist

NZ Refining Company, Whangarei

September 1992 - October 1995 (3 years)

Managed supply chain optimisation, capital investment planning and customer relationships.

Senior Process Control Engineer

NZ Refining Company, Whangarei

February 1989 - October 1992 (3 years)

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Instrumentation & Control Engineer

NZ Refining Company, Whangarei

February 1985 - January 1989 (3 years)

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Education

NZ Institute of Directors

Passed Chartered Member Assessment, Governance

2017 - 2017

NZ Institute of Directors

MInstD, Member

2016 - 2016

Singapore Institute of Directors

Member, Governance

2016 - 2016

NZ Institute of Directors

Certificate in Company Direction, Governance

2016 - 2016

Wharton Business School

Executive Leadership Programme, Shell

2005 - 2005

Engineering New Zealand

CMEngNZ, Chartered Member

1991 - 1991

University of Canterbury

BEng (Hons) , Electrical & Electronic

1983 - 1984

University of Canterbury

BSc, Physics

1980 - 1982