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Mr. Colin D. Beckett

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Local Address:  Curtin , Oregon , United States
Company Description: Perth Airport is committed to ensuring that tenants at Perth Airport act in an environmentally responsible manner. Perth Airport requires all but the most benign...   more

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • Master of Arts , Engineering
    Cambridge University
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Board, 17 June 2015 [cached]
Mr Colin Beckett - MEng
Mr Colin Beckett (CHAIRMAN)
Appointed to the Board in January 2015, Mr Beckett holds Non -Executive roles as Chancellor of Curtin University, Chairman of Perth Airport Pty Ltd, and is a director of Beach Energy and of the WA science centre, Scitech. Mr Beckett previously held senior executive positions at Chevron Australia Pty Ltd, notably, as the General Manager responsible for the development of the Gorgon LNG and domestic gas project, being developed on Barrow Island offshore Western Australia. Prior to this, Mr Beckett was employed at Mobil in Australia and at BP in Australia and the UK.
Mr Beckett was a past Chairman and board member of the Australian Petroleum Producers and Explorers Association (APPEA), past Chairman of the CSIRO Energy and Transportation Sector Advisory Board, a past member of the WA Technology and Industry Advisory Council and a past member of the UWA Oceans Institute.
He has a Master of Arts in Engineering from Cambridge University, and is a member of the Institution of Civil Engineers (UK), a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Engineers and a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Board of Directors, 22 Sept 2015 [cached]
Mr Colin Beckett (Deputy Chair) Chancellor, Curtin University; Chair, Perth Airport; Chair, Western Power
University Leadership, 9 April 2014 [cached]
Mr Colin Beckett (Chancellor)
Curtin University has ..., 24 Aug 2012 [cached]
Curtin University has appointed Colin Beckett, General Manager Greater Gorgon Area, Chevron Australia as its new Chancellor, to commence on 1 January 2013.
Mr Beckett will succeed Dr Jim Gill AO, former WA Water Corporation Chief Executive Officer, who has been Chancellor since 2010.
Curtin Vice-Chancellor Professor Jeanette Hacket welcomed Mr Beckett's appointment which has been unanimously endorsed by Curtin University's Council.
"Mr Beckett has been a Council member since October 2010 and a member of the Curtin Business School Advisory Council since July 2009.
Mr Beckett was born in the United Kingdom and has lived in Australia since 1988. He has a master degree in engineering from the University of Cambridge, along with more than 35 years experience in the upstream oil and gas industry. He has worked with many internationally recognised organisations within this industry, including spending 20 years with BP.
Mr Beckett has spent the past 12 years with Chevron in Perth and has held his current position of General Manager Greater Gorgon Area, since 2005.
As part of his role, Mr Beckett is responsible for the development of the Gorgon LNG and domestic gas project being developed on Barrow Island off Western Australia's North West coast.
He is a board member and past Chairman of the Australian Petroleum Producers and Explorers Association, a member of the Scitech Board, the Resources Sector Suppliers Advisory Forum, and the WA Technology and Industry Advisory Council.
Giving to Curtin - Curtin's chancellor's message - Curtin University, 19 Nov 2012 [cached]
Mr Colin Beckett Chancellor, Curtin University and Chairperson, Curtin Foundation
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