Investor Relations

Board and Senior Executives

Board of Directors


Vik Bansal

Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director

Ray Smith

Independent Non-Executive Director

Mike Harding joined the Board on 1 March 2013.


Mike has significant experience with industrial businesses, having previously held management positions around the world with British Petroleum (BP), including President and General Manager of BP Exploration Australia.


Mike is currently Chairman of Lynas Corporation Limited (appointed January 2015) and Downer EDI Limited (appointed November 2010).  He is a former Chairman of Roc Oil Company Limited (resigned December 2014) and Non-Executive Director of Santos Limited (resigned May 2014).


Mike holds a Masters in Science, majoring in Mechanical Engineering.


Mike Harding

Independent Non-Executive Director

Terry Sinclair joined the Cleanaway Board on 1 April 2012.


Terry is currently Chairman of Marrakech Road Pty Limited and irexchange Holdings Limited, a Director – Australasia P3 Global Management Inc. and a member of various advisory boards for Private Equity ventures in e-commerce and technology/infrastructure.


Terry was previously Managing Director of Service Stream Limited (resigned May 2014), Chairman of AUX Investments (jointly owned by Qantas and Australia Post), Director of Sai Cheng Logistics (China), Director of Asia Pacific Alliance (HK) and Head of Corporate Development at Australia Post.


Terry has significant experience across Industrials, Resources and Consumer Services sectors including 20 years in senior management roles in BHP (Minerals, Steel and Transport /Logistics).


Terry holds a Masters of Business Administration (M.B.A), a Graduate Diploma in Management and tertiary qualifications in Mining, including Surveying.


Terry Sinclair

Independent Non-Executive Director

Independent Non-Executive Director
·   Member of the Audit and Risk Committee
·   Member of the Health, Safety and Environment Committee
Independent Non-Executive Director since 1 August 2011.
Emma is a Non-Executive Director of Alumina Limited (since February 2011) and Infigen Energy Limited (since September 2017).
Formerly, a Non-Executive Director of DUET Group (June 2004 – May 2017) and Programmed Maintenance Services Ltd (June 2010 to October 2017). Emma has significant corporate experience within industrial markets and was the UK Managing Director for French utility Gaz de France’s energy retailing operations.

She holds tertiary qualifications in Science and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA). Honorary Fellow of the University of Western Sydney and Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.


Emma Stein

Independent Non-Executive Director

Philippe joined the Cleanaway Board on 29 May 2014.


Philippe is the former Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Innovia Security Pty Limited, a position he held from October 2010 until his retirement in September 2014.  Philippe’s career also included a range of other senior executive positions with Orica in Australia, the USA and Germany including strategy and planning and responsibility for synergy delivery of large scale acquisitions.


Philippe is a current Non-Executive Director of Lynas Corporation Limited (appointed January 2015) and previous Director of Sedgman Limited (February 2015 – November 2015).


Philippe holds a Bachelor of Science in Physiology and Pharmacology and a Master of Business Administration (MBA). He is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and has completed post-graduate qualifications in marketing.


Philippe Etienne

Independent Non-Executive Director

Executive Team

Vik joined Cleanaway as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director in August 2015.


With over 20 years’ experience in a range of executive roles in Australia, Asia and the United States, he has a proven track record of leading industrial organisations through significant growth, transition and improvement.


Vik was previously President and Chief Operating Officer of Valmont Industries Inc. – a US$3.3 billion NYSE listed global engineering and manufacturing company based out of Omaha, Nebraska USA. Prior to that he was Group President of the Global Engineered Infrastructure Products segment of Valmont Inc. and Group President Asia Pacific.


Vik has also held senior line leadership positions with One Steel Limited and Eaton Corporation.


He holds a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering with Honours, an MBA, and has completed the Advanced Management Program at INSEAD.


Vik is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of Engineers Australia.


He is a founding board member of the National Waste & Recycling Industry Council (NWRIC) and a member of the Chairman’s Panel for the Great Barrier Reef Foundation.


Vik Bansal

Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director

Brendan joined Cleanaway in September 2014.


Brendan has more than 30 years of experience as a finance professional, mainly in the mining, steel and energy sectors.


His career included 26 years at BHP Billiton in finance, including as Vice President Finance Carbon Steel, CFO for both the Stainless Steel Materials and Nickel businesses and Global Lead Risk Management & Audit.  Since leaving BHP Billiton, Brendan has held CFO roles, most recently as CFO for Inova Resources (previously named Ivanhoe Australia).


Brendan has a Bachelor of Business, and is a member of CPA Australia.


Brendan Gill

Chief Financial Officer

Dan joined Cleanaway as General Counsel and Company Secretary in March 2014.


Dan is an experienced General Counsel and Company Secretary with over 15 years’ experience in law firms and senior in-house legal roles.


Prior to joining Cleanaway, Dan was the General Counsel and Company Secretary of Foster’s Group Limited. He has also worked in top tier law firms in Australia and overseas.


Dan has a Bachelor of Laws (Hons), a Bachelor of Commerce and is a Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia.


Dan Last

General Counsel and Company Secretary

Johanna joined Cleanaway in May 2014 and was appointed EGM, Human Resources in December 2015.


Johanna has more than 10 years human resources experience gained in senior and executive roles.


Prior to joining Cleanaway, Johanna was the Director People & Culture of TSC Group Holdings. She has also worked across a number of industry sectors including fire & electronic security, plumbing & HVAC and hospitality.


Johanna has a Bachelor of Arts and holds Post Graduate qualifications in Employee Relations and Human Resources Management from the University of Melbourne.


Johanna Birgersson

Executive General Manager, Human Resources

Mark joined Cleanaway as EGM, Enterprise Services in February 2014.


Mark has more than 10 years operational experience gained in senior and executive roles. He has worked across Australia and Asia Pacific to integrate complex business models and has extensive transformation experience across all business disciplines.


Prior to joining Cleanaway, Mark held a number of General Management roles at Australia Post, most recently as General Manager for the International business.


Mark holds qualifications in Information Technology.


Mark Crawford

Executive General Manager, Enterprise Services

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