Board Of Directors

David Lamm


David Lamm has over a decade of experience in business and financial markets including roles at Credit Suisse, Bain and Company and the Alter Family Office where he gained experience across an extensive range of sectors and industries.

David is the founder and Managing Director of Kentgrove Capital, a successful managed fund focusing on listed Australian equities.

David qualified as an actuary, specialising in investments and finance, and is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia. David also holds a Bachelor in Commerce from the University of Melbourne with First Class Honours.

Grant Warner

Non-Executive Director

Grant Worner has more than 25 years' experience in the Oil and Gas industry with more than 22 years working for BP in 3 continents and the last 10 years operating at executive level for BP, New Guinea Energy Ltd and his own specialist management consultancy. 

 Grant has led teams and businesses in exploration, trading, refining and marketing in Europe, the US, Papua New GUinea, New Zealand and Australia. His skills have been developed across techincal and commercial disciplines and he has a well - established network in the investement community and the oil and gas industry.

Grant has a Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical, 1st Class Honours) degree form the University of Queendsland and an MBA from the University of Western Australia. He is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is a Non - Executive DIrector of ASX listed Pan Pacific Petroleum NL.



Adam Saunders

Non-Executive Director

Adam Saunders currently works for Kentgrove Capital, where he is primarily involved in the analysis of investment opportunities with the focus of delivering superior returns.  

Previously Adam worked at boutique corporate advisory firm GBS Finanzas in Madrid, and Credit Suisse in Melbourne in the Mergers and Acquisitions team.

Adam holds a Bachelor in Commerce from the University of Melbourne with Honours in Finance and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. 

Company Secretary


Leslie Smith

Leslie has held senior financial and company secretarial positions in various private, public and listed entities in the resources, manufacturing, IT and not-for-profit sectors in a career spanning 30+ years. Leslie has just completed 6 years with a listed junior mining company.

Leslie graduated with a Bachelor of Business from Massey University (1982) and a Masters of Business Administration at the University of Melbourne (2003), and recently completed a Graduate Diploma in Applied Corporate Governance. Leslie is a Chartered Accountant, a CPA and a Member of the Governance Institute of Australia.           




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About Us

New Guinea Energy Limited is a Listed Investment Company (LIC) based in Australia.

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NGE’s historical activities were oil and gas exploration in PNG. NGE retains upside potential from two onshore Petroleum Prospecting Licences (PPLs) in PNG.

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Investor Information

New Guinea Energy Limited is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange.

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Corporate Governance

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