Executive Team

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The Team behind the success of Leaf Resources is responsible for the day to day operations of the Company and possess a wealth of valuable experience and skills between them, which will ensure a positive and progressive future for Leaf.

The Leaf Team has depth in delivering large complex projects over a variety of fields including mining, agriculture, biotechnology and manufacturing with budget ranges from $1 million up to $100 million.

They have extensive hands-on leadership and management of small to large R&D based global companies and research teams including cross-border and outsourcing of R&D projects.

Ray Mountfort

Managing Director

Ray Mountfort

Managing Director

For the last 20 years Ray has been primarily involved in the pine chemicals industry, working to establish his vision of sustainable natural hydrocarbon based chemical production.

Alex Baker

Managing Director

Alex Baker

Managing Director

Mr Alex Baker is an experienced executive with over 20 years multi-sector experience in the life sciences, biopharma and industrial biotechnology areas delivering product innovation, leadership and business management. He is a Non-Executive Director of Leaf Resources and has C level experience in a range of companies including listed Australian stock exchange (ASX) groups and was part of the listing team for one of Australia's largest IPO's in the biotech/specialty pharma sector. Alex holds a Master of Technology Management, Graduate Diploma in Biotechnology and a Bachelor of Science and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Grant Yeatman

Executive Director/Chief Officer of Operations

Grant Yeatman

Executive Director/Chief Officer of Operations

Grant is a co-founder of EQ having been involved in EQ since its incorporation in 2017, providing guidance on intellectual property development and the management and growth of the company. 

Mikaela Sutton

Human Resources

Mikaela Sutton

Human Resources

Mikaela grew up surrounded by pine forests and talk on pine resin which inspired her career with Essential Queensland in the pine chemicals industry. Mikaela completed her business administration training in 2018 and was working as an administrator in a chiropractor's office before transitioning to a full time office administrator with EQ.
Mikaela was involved in the initial capital raises, establishing business relationships and managing the accounts, as the company grew, she then moved into the Human Resources role too, where she manages the accounts and HR side of the company.

Drew Speedy

Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary

Drew Speedy

Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary

Drew has held numerous finance roles within ASX listed companies over the past 19 years. Most recently he was CFO and Company Secretary of UIL Energy Ltd until its (Board Recommended) takeover by Strike Energy Ltd. Prior to that he was Financial Controller of Bow Energy Ltd until its sale to Arrow Energy and has held senior finance roles with other companies including Arrow Energy, Blue Energy and Queensland Gas Company.

Drew has extensive experience in company financial reporting, regulatory and governance areas, business acquisition and disposal due diligence and capital raisings.

Drew holds a Bachelor of Business from the Queensland University of Technology. He is a member of the Certified Practicing Accountants and the Governance Institute of Australia.

Teresa Aylott

Marketing and Sales Manager

Teresa Aylott

Marketing and Sales Manager