Peter Maloney has broad commercial, finance and management expertise and experience. He was previously Chief Financial Officer of Lion Selection Limited to December 2009, and an executive of Lion Manager Pty Ltd. In a long career with WMC Resources, he held the positions of Treasurer, Executive Vice President Americas, and Manager Commercial and Marketing – WA. He has also been Executive General Manager, Finance at Santos and Chief Financial Officer at FH Faulding.
Peter has managed varied debt and equity financings, mergers, takeovers, acquisitions, divestments, joint venture negotiations, commodity sale agreements, commodity and currency hedging programs, gold and nickel sales, and has been involved in a number of IPOs. As an executive, he has led major corporate and management restructures.
Peter has also been a director of several companies and organisations, including Indophil Resources and Barra Resources, and was chairman of Southern Health, the largest healthcare provider in Victoria, during a period of improvement in management and financial performance. He was Chairman of Catalpa Resources from December 2009 to its merger with Conquest Mining Limited to form Evolution Mining Limited in October 2011.
Peter holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne and an MBA from University of Rochester. He has also completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.
Peter joined the Board of Lion Selection Group Limited in December 2010, was Chairman of the Company from January 2012 to October 2015 and in February 2016 returned to the position of Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee.