Ms Nicole Hollows

Independent Non-Executive Chairman

Ms Hollows has over 20 years’ experience in the resources sector in a number of senior managerial roles across both the public and private sectors, including in mining, utilities and rail. Her experience spans mine evaluation and development, operational management, accounting and finance, mergers and acquisitions, capital management and corporate governance. 

 Ms Hollows is currently an independent non- executive Chairman of the company and also an independent non-executive director of Downer EDI Limited,  She is the Chair of The Salvation Army Brisbane Red Shield Appeal Committee and an advisory committee member of the Salvation Army Queensland Advisory Council and a member of the CEO Advisory Committee for Dean of Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Business School and Chief Executive Women Membership Committee. 

She was formerly the Chief Financial Officer and subsequently Chief Executive Officer of Macarthur Coal Limited, Managing Director of AMCI Australia and South East Asia and more recently Chief Executive Officer of Sunwater Limited.  

A Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Member of Chief Executive Women and the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ms Hollows holds a Bachelor of Business – Accounting and a Graduate Diploma in Advanced Accounting (Distinction) from the Queensland University of Technology and is a Graduate of Harvard Business School’s Program for Management Development.

Ms Hollows lives in Brisbane.