Mr. Stephen G. Bizzell is Non-Executive Chairman at Renascor Resources Ltd., Chairman at Bizzell Capital Partners Pty Ltd., Executive Chairman at Laneway Resources Ltd. and a Member at Australian Institute of Co. Directors.
He is on the Board of Directors at UIL Energy Ltd., Armour Energy Ltd., Stanmore Coal Ltd. and Enthalpy Pty Ltd.
Mr. Bizzell started his career at Coopers & Lybrand in their Corporate Taxation division, then worked at Ernst & Young in their Corporate Finance division.
He has worked independently since 1994 with roles including acting as lead adviser and as principal on numerous transactions and providing advice on corporate structuring issues, private and public capital raisings, ASX listings, valuations, mergers, acquisitions and divestments and strategic and general corporate advice to a large range of clients in a variety of industries. His major industry specialisations include minerals, energy and financial services sectors. As a result of his participation in various transactions, Mr. Bizzell has maintained executive and directorship roles with a number of companies focusing predominantly on strategic issues, business development and finance matters.
He was previously an Executive Director of Arrow Energy, a position he held from 1999 until its takeover in 2010 by a JV between Shell and PetroChina for $3.5 billion, and a Director of Bow Energy Ltd from its incorporation in 2004 until its takeover in 2012 for $550 million. Mr. Bizzell was also employed as Non-Executive Director by Queensland Treasury Corp., Titan Energy Services Ltd., Diversa Ltd., Hot Rock Ltd., Apollo Gas Ltd. and Dart Energy Ltd.
He received his undergraduate degree from The University of Queensland.