BotsGas Limited is an Australian oil and gas company focused on exploration and development opportunities for natural gas in Botswana.

Advisory Team

Peter Grant

Mr Peter Grant

45 years experience in global hydrocarbon exploration and development mainly in senior management with BHP Petroleum and Woodside Energy. He has extensive experience in Botswana in his current role as MD of IK Holdings Ltd. He has been part of the team who made significant discoveries in UK/Australia/ Indonesia/Africa and the Americas. He holds a BSc Hons in Geology from Nottingham University (UK).

Modisana Botsile

Mr Modisana Botsile

Engineer and commercial analyst in Minerals and Energy with extensive Botswana experience in coal and minerals gained in the Botswana Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Resources.

Bosisi Ntschole

Mr Bosisi Ntschole

Director of BotsGas Botswana; Business developer residing in Botswana and attends to Regulatory Affairs and Community Relations.

Vic Bullo

Mr Vic Bullo

Mining Engineer with over 40 years experience in project planning, management and project service industries, specialising in establishing executive management teams and detailed corporate planning.

Ron Prefontaine

Mr Ron Prefontaine

A veteran geophysicist of the petroleum industry, CBM expert and proven CBM company builder who has also developed new, innovative completion and production methods for CBM.

Tim Hoops

Mr Tim Hoops

A geological engineer with over 40 years experience in the petroleum industry, in upstream operations, project implementation and global energy management.

Thomas A.C Murrell

Mr Thomas A.C. Murrell

B.Ag.Sc.(Hons), Dip.Ag.Econ, MBA, CSP, Vincent Fairfax Fellow.
Thomas Murrell MBA, CSP is an expert on capital investment marketing, experienced Board Director and global business leader.

Ms Anna Nahajski-Staples

Investment banker with over 25 years experience in global financial markets which includes 15 years specialising in natural resources and ASX equities. Previously held executive and non-executive board roles while managing boutique corporate advisory firm Paloma Investments, established in 2010.

Mr Patrick Ellis

BSc Eng (Hons), MBA, FAusIMM, FIEAust, FAICD
Patrick Ellis is a Mining Executive and Engineering Professional with particular expertise in developing and running international mineral extraction operations. This experience is underpinned by a career of over 30 years in providing leadership to multiple open cut and underground mines in the metalliferous and coal sectors.