Management Team

David Lannon

Managing Director

25 years’ experience in the Pharmaceutical and Oil and Gas industry globally. Previously held the Regional Director for Operations (Kentz) business in Australia and South East Asia.

David has worked in Trinidad, Puerto Rico, Malaysia (Borneo), Russian Federation, South Korea, Papua New Guinea, Ireland and Australia over the past 25 years, in a variety of roles such as Commissioning Supervisor, Commissioning Manager, Site Manager, Project Director, Technical Support Services Manager and Regional Director. His current responsibilities involve the management of sustaining capital and commissioning operations, development of sales strategies, succession planning, operation management, people reviews and leadership development.

David has been involved with projects for clients such as ExxonMobil, Chevron, British Gas, Royal Dutch Shell and Woodside, valued in excess of $100 billion. David holds qualifications in Physics, Analytical Chemistry, Industrial Measurement and Leadership and Management. David also holds several memberships with Electrical and Instrument institutes and organisations.

Kayne Gordon

Operations Director

Kayne Gordon is Operations Director for ICS Global. In this role, he is responsible for the companies’ operations, strategy and planning, field operations, project management and network implementation.

Kayne is an experienced Manager offering over 17 years’ experience in the Mining and Oil & Gas sectors around the world. Having managed large teams on Chevron’s major projects, such as Gorgon LNG – Western Australia, and Future Growth Project (FGP) – Kazakhstan, Kayne has proven to be a proficient manager in ensuring successful commissioning and completion of billion-dollar projects.

Kayne’s ability to make strong decisions in high-risk environments comes from his management experience through East and West Africa on Sanbrado Gold Mine, Wangihion Gold Mine, Burkina Faso and Obuasi Gold Mine– Obuasi.

Kayne managed and trained large teams in multi discipline areas of plant and project construction and start up.

Jon Gardner

Commissioning Consultant and Advisor

Jon is a retired ExxonMobil Executive with 40+ years Oil & Gas Industry Experience.

Primary Discipline – Systems Completion, Commissioning and Start-Up. Experience with Implementing projects both in the US and Internationally.

Jon brings to the ICS Group a wealth of experience in Project Execution Assessments.
Project experience outlined below, but not limited to:

-Alaska, (Prudoe Bay)
-Russia, (SAK1)
-Nigeria, (Bonny River Terminal)
-Papua New Guinea, (HGDP)
-Australia, (Gorgon)

Paul Kiff

Estimating Manager

40 years of experience in the commissioning and construction industry including 25 years of proposals and estimating. Paul provides a broad range of services from conceptual estimating (Blue Sky) through feasibility, financial investment, Pre-FEED, FEED, budget to detailed construction estimates.

He can prepare or provide input to detailed proposal plans and supporting documentation and deliverables. Conduct peer reviews of estimates/proposals, estimate data analysis, proof reading and editing of documents, plans and other related services all provided with a strong emphasis on attention to detail, HSE, quality, ethical behaviour and respect for confidentiality assured.

Has vast experience in a wide variety of projects including but not limited to, oil and gas processing plants, pipelines, compressor stations, well pads, gas gathering, petrochemicals, iron ore, bauxite, alumina, coal, gold, copper, water & wastewater, fertilisers, power, switchyards, infrastructure, tunnels, alternative power including wind, solar and pumped hydro projects.

Ann Divilly

Finance Director

Ann Divilly is a qualified Chartered Accountant. She is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia and Ireland. Ann has worked in the resources industry for the last 9 years and has been involved in some of the major LNG projects in Australia.

Prior to this, Ann worked in Ireland and New Zealand. She also sits on the charitable board of Workplace Health Without Borders Australia.

Sarah McHutchison

Administration Manager

Experienced Administrative Assistant with a demonstrated history of working in Project Management and Executive Support across Oil & Gas and Mining sectors. 

Highly skilled in Work-Flow and Process Refinement, Strategy and Development, Complex Scheduling, Travel Coordination, Event Organisation, Document Production and Formatting, Presentation Creation.  

Sarah’s expertise provides the support platform that gives ICS the professional edge.