Senior Management

Suellen Osborne

Managing Director

Suellen is the Managing Director of the NEPEAN Investment Division and has a proven track record managing a range of mandates including investment funds and private capital for the shareholders of NEPEAN.

Suellen’s experience is in equity joint ventures, resource company development, property development, construction and project management.

Suellen has a BA Communications. She serves as a director on the boards of NEPEAN, Victoria Park Investments, Austwide Property Fund, Amorata Pty Ltd and OilCorp.

Mike Bucknill

General Manager Exploration

Mike is an upstream professional with 30 years’ experience in exploration, appraisal and development.

Mike has an excellent track record in formulating objectives and delivering results across G&G and engineering disciplines.

Mike is experienced in a geographically diverse range of environments in pursuit of conventional and unconventional targets and specialises in seismic volume interpretation, reservoir characterisation and depth conversion.

Mike holds a BSc. (Honours) in  Geology/Geophysics.

Filomeno DeAndrade

General Manager Government & Community Relations

Filomeno has extensive international experience of over 40 years in engineering, management and environment roles.

Filomeno is the former President of the Timorese Australian Council, former Vice President of Timorese Council in Portugal, former Head of Infrastructure, United Nations Transitional Administration of East Timor responsible for public infrastructure and former Representative of the Cabinet Member for Infrastructure.

Filomeno was born in Timor-Leste.

Jan Hulse

Chief Geologist

A highly experienced geologist with 30 years’ experience in reservoir management, petroleum field development and geophysics.

Jan has been a leader on exploration teams for numerous petroleum companies . Including time with Santos 1997-2003, BP Australia PNG and MIM Petroleum in PNG.

BSc, Geology/Mathematics, 1981 – 1985 from the Australian National University.