Board and Management

Michael John Fry


Mr Fry has extensive experience in capital markets and corporate treasury management specialising in the identification of commodity, currency and interest rate risk and the implementation of risk management strategies.

He is also the non-executive Chairman of Brookside Energy and Challenger Energy Limited. Mr Fry holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia and is a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia and a past member of the ASX.

Shelley Robertson

CEO and Managing Director
BSc(Eng), GradDip(IT), MEngSc(Pet Eng), MBA(Oil & Gas)
Member of SPE & PESA

Shelley joined Norwest Energy in January 2011 following her appointment to the Senior Leadership Team.  She was promoted to Chief Executive Office of Norwest Energy in July 2016, and Managing Director/CEO in November 2017.  

Shelley has significant senior management experience in the resources industry, with over 25 years in oil and gas, mining, infrastructure and renewables.  She has extensive expertise in technical project execution, budget management, JV management, commercial negotiations, contracts and well-site operations.  Shelley was instrumental in forming the TP/15 Joint Venture, and executing the drilling program for the Xanadu-1 well that was drilled in September 2017, resulting in an oil discovery.  She also managed the Arrowsmith-2 drilling and evaluation program in 2012.

Shelley is a non-executive Director on the Board of the Type 1 Diabetes Family Centre, and chairs the Risk and Remunerations committees. 

Shelley is the recipient of an Order of Australia Bravery Medal, received in 2006.


Henry David Kennedy

Non-Executive Director
BA(Geology), MA(Geology), Member of SME, CIMMP, SEG, PESA, AIG


Mr Kennedy has had a long association with Australian and New Zealand resource companies and as a technical director has been instrumental in the formation and/or development of a number of successful listed companies, including Pan Pacific Petroleum NL, New Zealand Oil and Gas Limited, Mineral Resources (NZ) Ltd and Otter Exploration NL.

During his term as Executive Director of Otter, Pan Pacific and NZOG, these companies were involved in discovery of the Tubridgi gas field and South Pepper, North Herald and Chervil oil fields in Western Australia and the Kupe South and Rua oil/gas condensate fields in New Zealand.

As Chairman and Chief Executive of Kiwi International Resources NL and Associated Gold Fields NL, Mr Kennedy was involved in the discovery and development of the Obotan gold project in Ghana prior to the Company being merged with Resolute Samantha Ltd in May/June 1996.

He is also Chairman of Pancontinental Oil & Gas NL.

Bennett Greenhalgh

Company Secretary
B.Comm, LLB (Honours)

Mr Greenhalgh was appointed to the position of Company Secretary on 18 September 2018.

Mr Greenhalgh is a corporate and commercial lawyer with significant experience at both global and boutique corporate law firms. He has extensive experience advising on corporate governance matters, as well as managing corporate transactions such as capital raising, M&A, and cross-border commercial trade deals.

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