Peter J. Coleman has been an independent Chair of Infinite Blue Energy since August 2021.
Coleman is the former chief executive officer, executive director and managing director of Woodside Petroleum Ltd., having served in that role from 2011 until his retirement in June 2021. Prior to joining Woodside, Coleman spent 27 years with the ExxonMobil group in a variety of roles, including vice president development – Asia Pacific from 2010 to 2011, and vice president production – Americas from 2008 to 2010.
Since 2012, he has been an adjunct professor of corporate strategy at the University of Western Australia Business School. Coleman was recently appointed to the board of Schlumberger as an independent Director and he has also served as chair of the Australia-Korea Foundation since 2016, as a board member of the Australia Japan Business Co-operation Council since 2013, and as an advisory council member for the Asia Society Australia since 2012.
Coleman has a Doctorate in Engineering (honorary) from Deakin University, a Bachelor of Engineering from Monash University, Doctorate of Laws from Monash University, Master of Business Administration from Deakin University and is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering.