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EXECUTIVE TEAM

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WARREN FAIR

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Warren has been a part of the JSW journey since 1991 when he joined Brandrill. He subsequently became one of the founding directors of JSW Australia in 2010 with the new company formation.

What Warren enjoys most about working at JSW:

Watching people succeed. The industry we work in is so open to innovation and new ideas and the new generation of people coming through now are so adaptive and responsive to the hunger for change and improvement in everything we do. Enabling people to be and deliver their best for themselves, their families and the world as a whole gives me a great sense of satisfaction.



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STEVE PAYNE

GENERAL MANAGER – OPERATIONS

Steve is a founding director of JSW and has been integral in building a leadership position for the business through efficient, safe and innovative operations.

What Steve enjoys most about working at JSW:

The freedom to dream, to think of solutions, pursue ideas and the trust and patience given to try and fail on the journey to success. The people, the long-term associations with both employees and suppliers and the friendships formed.



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CHRIS PARKINSON

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Chris has more than 20 years’ experience as a senior finance professional, both as an advisor and CFO. Chris leads JSW’s finance function, with the objectives of supporting the financial performance and growth of the business, and managing risk.



JAMES CHOMLEY

GENERAL MANAGER – DEVELOPMENT

James has extensive mining experience across numerous operations, including drilling and blasting.

What is James passionate about:

Delivering on our commitments through the provision of safe, productive and profitable service for our clients; building a business that is known for its teamwork and culture; and striving to succeed in the face of adversity and overcoming challenges.



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SIMONE WOOLSTON

TECHNICAL MANAGER

Simone specialises in information technology and business systems and has a strong background in database management and BI analysis.

What Simone enjoys most about working at JSW:

Working with a great team, enjoying the challenges and the need to learn new technologies in order to provide state of the art systems for everybody.



BOB McNAIR

HSET MANAGER

Bob is a highly experienced health, safety, training and quality professional. He brings to the table over 40 years’ of multi-disciplinary and multi-industry experience having worked in the civil, mining, marine and construction industries.

A highlight of Bob’s career at JSW:

In 2017, Bob managed the ISO Certification process, taking JSW Australia to full national accreditation over a period of ten months. Maintaining both ISO Certification and the JSW Registered Training Organisation status has been both satisfying and challenging.



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MICHAEL KOSTARELAS

PLANT MANAGER

Michael has over 30 years’ of experience in the contract mining and civil sectors developing benchmark plant and maintenance processes and streamlining operations for business improvement.

What is Michael passionate about:

Being respectful, good planning, robust systems and a focussed team, always challenging the status quo through continuous improvement and developing individuals to achieve results.