Travers Duncan was appointed to the Board of White Energy on 25 June 2008 and then as Chairman on 17 September 2010. He is a member of the Audit and Risk Committee and the Remuneration Committee. He is a civil engineer with over 40 years experience in the project management of large mining and infrastructure development projects in Australia, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and India.

Travers Duncan’s experience includes the successful financing and development of projects such as the Piparwar coal mine in India, the North Goonyella coal project in Queensland and the Ulan coal mine in New South Wales. More recently he was Chairman of the ASX listed coal company Felix Resources Limited prior to its takeover by Yancoal Australia Limited in December 2009.