She replaces Peter Thiessen who has retired from the role but remains FAR Ltd’s chief financial officer.
Larkin has held a range of commercial and governance positions including most recently as a senior executive and company secretary of biotechnology group Hexima Limited.
She has a Masters of Commercial Law from the University of Melbourne majoring in corporate governance and intellectual property law as well as honours degrees in Agricultural Science and Commerce.
Appointment reflects company growth
FAR Ltd Chairman Nic Limb said, “We are very pleased to welcome Elisha to the FAR team.
“This appointment reflects the growth of the company and the need to expand the executive team to cope with the many demands on their time.
“I would personally like to thank our CFO, Peter Thiessen, who has worked extremely hard managing both roles for a long time.”
Sangomar Field Development project progresses to execution phase
FAR this month made the Final Investment Decision (FID) to proceed with its involvement in phase-1 development of the Sangomar Field Development offshore in Senegal with the project now moving into the execution phase.
FAR, along with its partners in the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore and Sangomar Deep Offshore (RSSD) joint venture, last week signed the FID statement at a ceremony with His Excellency Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal and the Minister of Petroleum and Energies, Mouhamadou Makhtar Cisse.
The FID signing followed approval of the Exploitation Authorisation by the Government of Senegal and signing of the Host Government Agreement.
Woodside, as JV operator has now issued a Full Notice to Proceed (FNTP) for the drilling and subsea construction and installation contracts.