Beach Energy Names Morne Engelbrecht as CFO to Replace Kathryn Presser
Australia's Beach Energy Ltd. announced Thursday that Morne Engelbrecht, the current CEO of Carbon Energy Ltd., will become the company's chief financial officer commencing Aug. 29, replacing Kathryn Presser.
Engelbrecht, a Chartered Accountant with experience in the oil, gas and resource sectors across various jurisdictions, including Australia, South Africa, the United Kingdom, Papua New Guinea and China, has been CEO of Carbon Energy since 2013. Prior to Carbon Energy, Engelbrecht had held various financial, commercial and advisory senior management positions at InterOil, Lihir Gold and PwC.
“We are delighted to have secured the talents of an accomplished executive with a diverse skill‐set. Morne brings to Beach over 16 years of oil, gas and resources experience gained within corporate and professional services environments. His financial and risk management expertise is complemented by demonstrated acumen in driving corporate strategy, which will be of great value in helping to deliver Beach’s growth strategy,” Beach Energy CEO Matt Kay said.
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