Origin Energy Limited (Origin) today announced the appointment of Andrew Thornton as Executive General Manager, Integrated Gas, with responsibility for Australia Pacific LNG’s upstream operations and gas marketing, Origin’s upstream assets in the Beetaloo, Cooper and Canning basins and business development and investment activity in renewable fuels and carbon management.
Andrew will be a member of the executive leadership team, reporting to CEO Frank Calabria.
The appointment is effective from 1 November, with Andrew having acted in the role since June 2021. Andrew joined Origin in 2012 and during this time has served in strategic, commercial and operational roles across the Origin business. Before joining Origin, Andrew was in private equity and investment banking, including roles at Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley.
Origin CEO Frank Calabria said, “With his strong commercial and operational experience, Andrew is well positioned to help us deliver on our strategy and harness our strengths in gas to support the continued growth of renewables and help maintain reliable energy supply through the transition.
“We look forward to formally welcoming Andrew to the leadership team,” Mr Calabria said.
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