Beach Energy appoints two new directors

Company News

by Rachael Jones

Beach Energy (ASX:BPT) has appointed Matt Kay as a director and Managing Director effective from today.

He has been Chief Executive Officer of Beach Energy since May 2016.

Sally-Anne Layman has also been welcomed as an independent non-executive director.

Her career has spanned 25 years as a mining professional, corporate financier, advisor and company director, including 14 years at Macquarie Group where she was Joint Head of the Perth office for the Metals, Mining & Agriculture Division.

Chairman Glenn Davis says Beach has been seeking to increase gender diversity on the board over the past 18 months.

Shares in Beach Energy (ASX:BPT) are trading 1.97 per cent lower at $1.99.

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.