Board of Directors

Bob McKinnon - Non-Executive Chairperson

Bob has more than four decades of experience in Director and Management roles in Australia and Internationally. He is the former Managing Director of Austal Ships and Fleetwood Corporation.

Until recently he was a Non-Executive Director of Programmed Maintenance Services Limited and Chairperson of Toxfree Solutions Limited, both listed companies. He is currently a Non-Executive Director of Peet Limited and Chairperson of CAPS Pty Limited.

Mike Utsler - Non-Executive Director

Mike boasts an impressive forty year career with Woodside, BP and Amoco. Up until recently he was the COO for Woodside Energy located in Perth, Australia. Mike also held various President and Vice President roles within BP and was responsible for BP's operational response to Deepwater Horizon.

Mike also brings great depth of knowledge and experience at the Operator level, which will assist our positioning of IAS and improve our understanding of our customers.

Max Bergomi - Non-Executive Director

Max has recently been the Managing Director/CEO of Tempo, a mining service company and before then he was the Managing Director for Clough for the Australian and PNG regions.

Max has over twenty years' of engineering, construction, and maintenance experience, and has built a strong reputation for onshore & topside service excellence over the last decade. He brings significant leadership experience and established working relationships with many blue chip clients and tier one contractors, such as Chevron, Santos, Woodside, Monadelphous, UGL etc.

John Edwards - Non-Executive Director

An oil and gas subsea leader with over 30 years' global experience. John has worked in Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia and the US.

John has led highly successful start-up expansions, including ROV provider Canyon Offshore, one of the world's leading ROV and Seabed Trenching companies, before selling the business to Helix Energy Services in 2002. John then went on to establish TSMarine APAC in Western Australia in 2007. He became the CEO of TSMarine in 2012, leading further business expansion internationally before the business was acquired by Fugro. Since then, John has served as CEO of Fugro-TSM.

Danek Liwszyc - Non-Executive Director

Most of Danek's working life has been spent working in mechanical design across a variety of industries.

Since 1995 Danek has established a number of companies specializing in UHP Water Jetting. These businesses have provided cutting and blasting services for the Oil & Gas, Mining and Construction Industries. This has included the design of remotely operated tools for use in sub-sea cutting and other large scale projects. In 2002 his company won the "Best Application" category at the National Instrument conference Texas for a Sub-Sea Remote Cut Monitoring System.

Matthew Sheehan - Non-Executive Director

Matt is an Investment Director at Acorn Capital Limited, one of the Company's major shareholders.  Based in Melbourne, Acorn Capital is a specialist investor in Australian microcap and emerging companies and IAS is portfolio holding.  Matt has worked in the private markets team at Acorn Capital since 2009 and in this time has been involved in over 40 private investments.  Prior to joining Acorn Capital, Matt worked on infrastructure funds as an Associate Director at Macquarie Group and as a private practice lawyer in Melbourne, New York and London.