Executive Management

Mike Mansell - Chief Executive Officer

Mike is an experienced business executive, spending a decade with one of Australia's largest and most reputable Marine companies. During this time Michael was responsible for managing one of the largest businesses in the company which consisted of both Australian and overseas operations.

Mike has been responsible for strong and sustainable growth of the business in the Energy and Resources sector, with key focuses on building a client orientated culture, industry leading capability and best practice project execution.

Mike brings considerable knowledge on market, program, product and service delivery and has also held directorships at both a company and industry level.

Rob Taylor - Chief Financial Officer

Rob has been involved in financial services and management for over 25 years, in a diverse range of industries with some of Australia's most recognised companies such as Linfox, Ericsson, Foodland, Price Waterhouse and Australian Capital Equity.

Rob is an experienced Chief Financial Officer, however has also held a number of executive commercial management roles giving him a very good perspective on how an organisation can maximise value whilst ensuring the right systems are in place to effectively build a defendable and scalable business.

Joshua Liwszyc – General Manager Asset Preservation

Joshua has managed engineering and industrial services businesses focused on the energy & resources sectors. He has considerable experience developing asset preservation strategies and market positioning with both operators and tier one contractors.

Jason LeCoultre – General Manager Production Critical Services

Jason has been involved in strategically growing technology based services to the Oil & Gas industry in Australia and Asia Pacific. He has worked with innovative products and services for the oil and gas industry through the research, development, commercialisation and operations stages for over 10 years.

Brian Matthews – General Manager Subsea Tooling Services

An oil and gas subsea expert with over three decades global experience. Extensive onshore and offshore construction project management, specializing in deep water remote intervention, bespoke engineering and production critical emergency response. Brian has worked all over the world for companies such as Marconi Underwater Systems, Subsea7, Woodside Energy, Apache and Proserv.

Stuart Briggs – Operations Manager

Stuart has developed a strong track record in delivering operational platforms with excellence in engineering, project management and site execution. Stuart has dual degrees in Engineering and Commerce and has also spent significant time offshore in the oil and gas sector that has underpinned a strong knowledge base for operational effectiveness. Before joining IAS Group, Stuart was employed by Schlumberger.

Andrew Dean – Business Improvement and Services Manager

Andrew is an experienced operations and project management professional with over 20 years experience gained on an international stage in the Aeronautical Manufacturing, Automotive Manufacturing and Shipbuilding. Andrew has delivered lean manufacturing platforms and products for Jaguar, Ford, Aston Martin and BMW. Before joining IAS Group Andrew headed up the Naval and Commercial Ship Service and Repair business for Austal Ships.