Highlights:

  • GTL Energy adds experienced team to Board of Directors and management
  • Coupled with investment, the new team will enable further advancement of cutting edge coal drying technology

GTL Energy Ltd, an Australian based technology company, announces changes to its board of directors to support the company in its pursuit of worldwide opportunities to commercialize its revolutionary, cost-effective and energy efficient drying process to beneficiate low rank coals. The technology developed by GTL Energy removes moisture from low rank coals and converts the product into briquettes which feature higher energy content, reduced emissions, improved handling and transportation characteristics and increased market value.

  • Ralf Sellig, current director, has been elected interim Chairman of the GTLE board
  • Existing directors Robert French and Dennis Yakobson continue as directors
  • Andrew Wilson has been appointed as a director
  • Blake Williams, company CFO, has been appointed as a director

Additionally, agreement has been reached for the following broadly experienced individuals to invest in the company, assume roles on its board of directors and fulfill executive leadership responsibilities:

  • Fred C. Schulte
  • David R. Helwig
  • Ian K. Smith
  • Mitchell H. Hooke