Michael Chaney - Woodside Petroleum Insider

Woodside Petroleum Ltd -- Australia Stock  

AUD 33.35  0.05  0.15%

Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board

Mr. Michael Alfred Chaney, AO is NonExecutive Chairman of Woodside Petroleum Ltd
Age: 65  Chairman Since 2007      
61 8 9348 4000  http://www.woodside.com.au
Chaney is the Director since November 2005 and Chairman since July 2007.He has worked for 22 years with Wesfarmers Limited, including Managing Director and CEO from 1992 to 2005, three years with investment bank Australian Industry Development Corporationrationrationration and eight years as a petroleum geologist working on the North West Shelf and in the USA and Indonesia. Previously as a nonexecutive director of BHP Billiton Limited and BHP Billiton Plc . He is also the Chair of National Australia Bank Limited, International Education Advisory Council and Gresham Partners Holdings Limited .Chaney is the Chancellor of The University of Western Australia and the Director of The Centre for Independent Studies Ltd . Micheal is also the Member of JP Morgan International Council and Prime Minister?s Business Advisory Council .

Management Efficiency

The company has return on total asset (ROA) of 3.92 % which means that it generated profit of $3.92 on every $100 spent on asset. This is normal as compared to the sector avarege. Similarly, it shows return on equity (ROE) of 7.26 % meaning that it generated $7.26 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders.
The company has accumulated 5.04 B in total debt with debt to equity ratio (D/E) of 31.9 indicating the company may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial obligations. Woodside Petroleum Ltd has Current Ratio of 0.97 indicating that it has a negative working capital and may not be able to pay financial obligations in time and when they become due.

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Entity Summary

Woodside Petroleum Ltd, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the exploration, evaluation, development, production, marketing, and sale of hydrocarbons in Australia and internationally. Woodside Petroleum Ltd (WPL) is traded on Australian Securities Exchange in Australia. It is located in Perth, WA and employs 3,432 people.

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Top Management

Woodside Petroleum Leadership Team
Greg Roder, President, Ph.D
Richard Goyder, Chairman
David McEvoy, Director
Sarah Ryan, Director, Ph.D
Lawrie Tremaine, President, CPA
Christopher Haynes, Director, Ph.D
Philip Loader, President
Peter Coleman, CEO
Reinhardt Matisons, President
Gene Tilbrook, Director, MBA
Michael Abbott, Executive
Shaun Gregory, President
Ann Pickard, Director
Warren Baillie, Executive
Sherry Duhe, CFO
Andrew Cox, President
Andrew Jamieson, Director, Ph.D
Lawrence Archibald, Director, MBA
Michael Utsler, Executive
David McLoughlin, President
Frank Cooper, Director
Melinda Cilento, Director
Michael Chaney, Chairman
Robert Edwardes, President, MBA
Ian Macfarlane, Director, CFA

Stock Performance

Woodside Petroleum Performance Indicators