Energy and Resources Executive of the Year

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the Energy and Resources Executive of the Year award, applicants should:

  • Be able to demonstrate excellence in their role within the energy and resources industry (exploration, mining, production and/or sale of resources/minerals, agriculture, forestry, and fishing).
  • Be employed in a full-time senior position for a private, public, not-for-profit, or government organisation in Australia that reaches an annual turnover of $5m+.
  • Be available to attend the awards from 6pm to 11pm on Wednesday 15 November 2017 at Crown Melbourne.

Application criteria

As part of the application process, applicants are required to answer four equally weighted questions that refer to achievements in the last 12 months. Each answer has a maximum length of 200 words. The questions for Energy & Resources Executive of the Year are outlined below.

  1. What were your main objectives this year, and how did you achieve them?
  2. How have you improved your management capabilities and how have you measured the effectiveness of your leadership?
  3. What are you doing to ensure your business is innovating more quickly, efficiently and effectively than the competition?
  4. Why should you win this award?

Application process



1. Check criteria

Check eligibility criteria above

2. Register online

Begin application in awards portal

3. Answer questions

Answer questions as outlined above

4. Upload attachments

Upload any supporting documents (optional)

5. Submit application

Submit application and pay fee ($199)

Energy and Resources Executive of the Year – Hall of Fame

Dhruv Deepak Saxena

2016 Energy and Resources Executive of the Year

Dhruv Deepak Saxena
Managing Director
Riverina Oils & Bio Energy

 

Ian Murray Photo

2015 Energy and Resources Executive of the Year

Ian Murray
Executive Chairman
Gold Road Resources Limited

 

Raleigh J Finlayson

2014 Energy and Resources Executive of the Year

Raleigh J Finlayson
Managing Director
Saracen Mineral Holdings

 

Kevin Gallagher

2013 Energy and Resources Executive of the Year

Kevin Gallagher
CEO
Clough

 

Nigel Clark

2012 Energy and Resources Executive of the Year

Nigel Clark
Managing Director
Momentum Energy