Appointed 1 February 2019, Mr Phil Bainbridge is currently a non-executive Director of Beach Energy, Newcrest Mining Ltd and Sims Limited and non-executive Chairman of Sino Gas and Energy (SGE) and Sino Gas and Energy Holdings Ltd (SGEH). He is also a Member of the Papua New Guinea Sustainable Development Program.
Mr Bainbridge worked for the BP Group for 23 years in a range of engineering, commercial and senior management roles in the UK, USA, Australia and around the world. From 2006, Mr Bainbridge worked at Oil Search primarily responsible for all aspects of Oil Search’s interests in the PNG LNG project.
Mr Bainbridge has a BSc (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.