Lucas WelshChief Financial Officer

    B.Com CA MBA

    Lucas joined St Barbara in 2007 and was appointed Chief Financial Officer in 2021. In 2020, Lucas joined our Building Brilliance team as General Manager Transformation (Commercial) before leading the team in 2021 as Chief Transformation Officer. Prior to this, in his role as General Manager Finance and Procurement, Lucas built the finance function and developed the financial systems and processes across all areas of his responsibility, with a focus on control and process improvement.

    A Chartered Accountant with more than 20 years experience, Lucas previously worked at PwC in their Transaction Services department, before developing a Sarbanes-Oxley risk management compliance framework and toolset at WMC Resources.  Lucas’s experience has predominantly been in the resources sector, however, he has also provided financial due diligence services for oil and gas companies, electricity generators and network operators in Australia and China.