Ray Johnson was appointed to this role in early 2017. He has more than 35 years' of experience in the oil and gas sector, including extensive experience in the execution and evaluation of reservoir stimulation treatments undertaken in North America and Australia (CSG, tight gas sands and shale gas resources).

Ray is the recognised lead expert in hydraulic stimulation for Australian unconventional gas and is leading the new pressure dependent permeability project at The University of Queensland Centre for Natural Gas.