Emeco

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Leadership Team

Ian Testrow

Managing Director & CEO

Thao Pham

Chief Strategy Officer

Justine Lea

Chief Financial Officer

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Ian Testrow

Managing Director & CEO

Ian was appointed Chief Executive Officer in August 2015.  Prior to this, Ian was Emeco's Chief Operating Officer, responsible for the Australian and Chilean operations as well as Global Asset Management.  Ian has also held the positions of President, New and Developing Business after establishing Emeco's Chilean business in 2012 and President, Americas where Ian managed the exit of Emeco's USA business in 2010 and Emeco's Canadian business commencing in 2009.  Ian joined Emeco in 2005, responsible for the business in Queensland and Northern Territory and, then in addition in 2007, New South Wales.  Prior to Emeco Ian worked for Wesfarmers Limited, BHP Billiton Ltd, Thiess Pty Ltd and Dyno Nobel.

Email: ian.testrow@emecogroup.com

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Thao Pham

Chief Strategy Officer

Thao was appointed Chief Strategy Officer in May 2017. Prior to this, Thao was Emeco's Chief Legal, Risk & Business Transformation Officer since April 2016, and General Counsel and Company Secretary since July 2014. Thao joined Emeco as Legal Counsel in May 2011. In Thao's time at Emeco, she has played a crucial role in the merger and recapitalisation transaction with Andy's and Orionstone, the restructure of and partnerships in the Chilean and Canadian businesses and then their eventual wind down, the 144A Notes issue and the US Private Placement. Prior to joining Emeco, Thao spent several years as a corporate and commercial lawyer with an Australian law firm. Thao holds a Bachelor of Law (with honours) and a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Accounting and Finance.

Email: thao.pham@emecogroup.com

 

Justine Lea

Chief Financial Officer

Justine was appointed Chief Financial Officer in October 2016 after being in the Acting Chief Financial Officer role since 1 July 2016. Prior to this, Justine was Emeco's Group Financial Controller, responsible for Global Treasury, Audit, Internal Audit, Taxation and International Operational accounting. Justine joined Emeco in January 2007 in the role of Group Accountant and during her career at Emeco, has led and managed successful refinances including the US$335m 144A Notes issue, US$140m US Private Placement, and multiple Syndicated Debt Facility refinances.  Before joining Emeco, Justine spent several years as an audit/taxation accountant within an Australian Accounting firm. Justine is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and holds a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Accounting and Finance.

Email: justine.lea@emecogroup.com

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