Mr David Walton, Project Manager
Mr Walton has a broad range of experience as a Senior Executive across the energy, utilities and telecoms industries, working for leading national and global organisations with large infrastructure assets.
Since late 2013 Mr Walton has been assisting African Energy on their coal to power projects specifically developing the commercial aspects of mine and power station performance, O&M and power sales with particular regard to project financing.
Previously, Mr Walton was a CEO for International Power in the Czech Republic and was responsible for operating two 1000MW(t+e) coal fired power stations, supplementary boilers and 2171km of heat distribution pipelines and retail. Mr Walton held other senior roles within the International Power group within Australia and the UK over a period of 20 years, initially in Finance, HR and Commercial and then as head of the region’s business development and also as Kwinana Power Station Manager.
Mr Walton has previously held several Directorships for UK and Australian operational companies and investment ‘vehicle’ companies in various jurisdictions.
Mr Walton has been a Fellow of the UK Chartered Management Accountants since 1989 and has dual citizenship for Britain and Australia.
Mr Daniel Davis, Company Secretary
Mr Davis has worked in the resources sector for the last ten years specialising in African based explorers. Prior to joining African Energy in 2007 as Financial Accountant he worked with Albidon Ltd in a similar role. Mr Davis was appointed to the role of Company Secretary in April 2009.
Mr Davis is a member of CPA Australia who graduated from the University of Western Australia in 2001 with a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting and Finance.