Centennial Coal announces changes for their board of directors

Centennial Coal’s Managing Director and CEO David Moult

Centennial Coal’s Managing Director and CEO David Moult

Centennial Coal’s managing director and CEO David Moult has announced he will be leaving his position at the end of April.

David will continue on the Centennial Board as a non-executive director.

At the same time changes on the Centennial Board will see the chairman and company founder, Bob Cameron AO, retire from the board along with Banpu representative Rawi Corsiri.

Bruce Allan, who was appointed to the Centennial Board in December 2007 as an independent non-executive director, will take over the reins as chairman on April 1.

Centennial’s executive general manager operations Mick Cairney, will be Centennial’s new managing director and CEO. Mick has been with Centennial since 2002, during which time he has managed four of Centennial’s mines and also headed the Health, Safety, Environment and Community across the group.

The senior management team will be further strengthened with Peter Parry returning to Centennial in May.