Board of Directors



BSc Physics (Geology, Maths) University of NSW, T.C. University of Sydney, Honorary Fellowship of Griffiths University Institute for Glycomics

Mr Ray James has been the Managing Director of Icon Energy Limited and its subsidiaries since 1993. Following this, he served as a Non-executive Director for the next three years. On 6 October 2023, Ray has been appointed by the board as the Chairman, continuing his commitment to the Company. 

Ray has over 40 years experience in the petroleum industry in Australia, USA, Indonesia, South East Asia, Middle East and Russia. He worked with Chevron in Perth and Houston from 1969-74 and with Gulf Oil from 1974-80. He was the Managing Director of Australian Hydrocarbons from 1980-81 and the Managing Director of Omega Oil from 1987-91. Ray was a Director of Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association Ltd (APPEA) from 1999-2007 and Vice Chairman of APPEA from 2003-2005.

Ray was a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is past Vice Chairman of the Gold Coast Committee. In 2022 Ray was awarded an Honorary Fellowship of Griffiths University Institute for Glycomics.

Director Since: 01/02/1993

Chair Since: 06/10/2023 



BSc, Business Administration - Finance San Diego State University

Mr Jeffrey Marvin initially joined the Board of Icon Energy Limited as a Non-executive Director on 31 March 2023 and was appointed as the Managing Director on 6 October 2023.

Mr Jeffrey Marvin has 20 years global experience in mineral resource project origination, financing and development. Jeffrey has international management and corporate governance experience with projects located in diverse international business climates. Prior to joining Icon’s Board, Jeff has worked across a range of resource projects including coal seam gas, mineral sands, gold and coal. He was a founding shareholder and executive of an Australian energy technology company which is a global leader in next-generation advanced recycling.

Director Since: 31/03/2023

Managing Director Since: 06/10/2023 



 Bradford Technical College, HTC Construction Management

 Mr Peter Wilson has over 42 years of experience in the international coal mining and mining   contract industry and has held senior management positions including General Manager,   Director and Chief Operating Officer at a number of mine operating and contracting   companies. During his career, Peter has worked in multiple jurisdictions including Australia,   New Zealand, India, and Africa, and he has experience across a range of commodities including coking coal, heavy mineral sands and metalliferous mining.

More recently, Peter was engaged as a consultant on a Heavy Mineral Sands project in Namaqualand, South Africa, and is currently Operations Director at Mine2Port Limited, an Australian company with interests in coking coal, rail and port logistics projects in Africa and the United States of America.

Director Since: 08/09/2023 BACK TO TOP