Hawkley Oil & Gas
Hawkley Oil & Gas - Primed for Growth

The Board

Hawkley’s board has international public company experience through executive and non-executive roles in locations such as London, Toronto and Australia. Hawkley boasts a professional team of technical experts that have significant experience in the field. The team’s focus is on identifying, acquiring and developing projects that will maximise shareholder returns.

Tom Fontaine – Managing Director

Mr Fontaine is a professional engineer with over 25 yers' experience in starting, running and building resource companies. He is currently a major shareholder and on the board of several early stage resource companies focused in Australia, Cuba, Africe and North America. He was a founder of Pure Energy and helped build it into a $1 billion company in 4 years.


Cosimo Damiano - Executive Director

Mr Damiano's experience involves the strategic analysis and M&A of oil & gas companies for global Investment Banks and Energy Commodity Trading companies in a principal investment role. This experience has provided Mr Damiano with a strong commercial understanding and analytical analysis of financing oil and gas assets across various geographic and fiscal regimes. He has extensive experience in North America, representing the Mercuria Group as a Director of Upstream Investments and represented Mercuria's Board interests in the company's oil and gas investments throughout North and South America. More recently Cosimo was the Managing Director of Xstate Resources Limited, an ASX listed junior oil and gas company with operations onshore northern California.


Murray Wylie - Non-Executive Director and Company Secretary

Mr Wylie has more than 30 years experience in governance and accounting roles in both the public and private sectors. Mr Wylie holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and is a member of the Governance Institute of Australia. Mr Wylie is Company Secertary for several ASX and AIM listed companies.