Mr Keenihan has more than 40 years of experience in the energy industry, both in Australia and internationally.

In addition to his extensive experience in oil and gas, Mr Keenihan also has a broad range of experience in other energy and electricity projects, including coal, gas, wind, biofuels and geothermal.

He has previously held management roles with Apache Energy, Griffin Energy, Novus Petroleum, Western Mining Petroleum and LASMO.