The Team

Our people are at the center of our capability.

Dr Andreas Schwer Independent Non-Executive Chairman

Dr Andreas Schwer

Through his extensive 25-year executive career across the global defence and aerospace industries, Dr Schwer has gained a wealth of experience, insight and a deep understanding, which he now brings to the board of Titomic. Dr Schwer's executive track record is world-class, holding executive positions across a multitude of high-value industries including Saudi Arabian Military Industries' inaugural CEO, where he grew the business from a greenfield operation to become a prominent entity in the international defence market. Prior to this achievement, Dr Schwer held the role of Chairman, President, and CEO of Rheinmetall International, and CEO of Combat Systems Division; both branches of international defence prime, Rheinmetall AG. Prior to joining Rheinmetall, Dr Schwer held various executive management positions including 12 years at Airbus Group's Defense & Space and Helicopters divisions, and an executive role at the equipment manufacturing group, The Manitowoc Company.

Jeff Lang Executive Director/ Chief Technology Officer

Jeff Lang

Jeff is an experienced senior executive and technologist in R&D of advanced manufacturing technologies and implementation on automated manufacturing operations in Australia, Europe and Asia. With 30+ years' of experience in Research and Development of advanced manufacturing technologies across several industry sectors, Jeff has received awards in Europe, China and Australia for his work in composite technology and commercialisation of new manufacturing systems and products. Jeff has many years of business experience in the R&D of both material science and advanced technologies working and collaborating with many international brands, manufacturers, universities, government agencies, scientific organisations and industry associations.

As a corporate and innovation visionary, Jeff has led multiple efforts in the development of future advanced technologies by driving a culture of “outside the box” thinking to successfully manage collaborations and partnerships in advanced technologies and product innovation. Jeff assists companies and organisations with creative solutions and resolution by analysis of conceptual ideas and products to effectively transfer new technologies through to commercialisation.

Professor Richard Fox Non-Executive Director

Professor Richard Fox

Professor Fox is a former Chair and Director of formerly listed Meditech Research Ltd, a Former Director of Research at St Vincents Hospital, Melbourne, and a Past Director of Clinical Haematology and Medical Oncology, Royal Melbourne Hospital (1985 - 2006). Richard was the inaugural Chair of the Cancer Research Centre for Cancer Therapeutics and was awarded the Order of Australia - Australia's highest recognition - in 2007. Professor Fox is a member of several Australian and international professional societies, committees and editorial boards. Professor Fox is also a co-founder of Force Industries; a leading designer and manufacturer of composite sports boards.

Dag W.R. Stromme Independent Non-Executive Director

Dag W.R. Stromme

Dag W.R Stromme is an investor and entrepreneur with close to 30 years of experience from successful private ownership and leading European, as well as global, financial institutions. He has ran his own investment office, PAACS Invest, since 2015, and is now serving as its Chairman. Mr Stromme was until 2015 a senior industry advisor to Triton, an investment firm with €17B under management. He joined Morgan Stanley in New York in 1990, focusing on mergers and acquisitions and was a Managing Director of Morgan Stanley London from 2001 to 2007 and Co-Head of Nordic Investment Banking from 2000 to 2007. Mr Stromme has been a director of various public and non-public companies. He is currently controlling shareholder and Chairman of Racom AS, a technology company focused on security for public and private institutions, and a director of Arundo Analytics Inc, a US IIoT software company. Mr. Stromme is an active investor in several healthcare and technology companies, including EXACT Therapeutics, RemovAid and Iterate, a leading technology venture builder.

Humphrey Nolan Independent Non-Executive Director

Humphrey Nolan

Mr Nolan is a seasoned Board Director and CEO with 30 years' experience driving strategic and operational change across industrial, logistics and distribution industries. Mr Nolan has held senior leadership positions within global logistics companies, including at the P&O Group. Mr Nolan is currently Chairman of both the Nolan Group and Tapex Group; both leading distributors of technical and industrial textiles operating across Australia and New Zealand.

Richard Willson Independent Non-Executive Director

Richard Willson

Richard is an experienced Chief Financial Officer, Company Secretary, and Non-Executive Director with more than 20 years’ experience in a range of finance, company secretarial and directorship roles mainly within the resources and agricultural sectors for ASX listed, private and multinational companies. Richard is currently the Company Secretary for Wilgena Resources Limited and Beston Global Food Company Limited (ASX:BFC), Non- Executive Director and Chair of Risk and Audit for Aus Tin Mining Ltd (ASX:ANW) and Company Secretary and Chair of Risk and Audit for Unity Housing Company Ltd.

Norbert Schulze Interim CEO

Norbert Schulze

Norbert is an industrial veteran with over 40 years' experience in the global defence, manufacturing and automotive industries. He currently owns a consulting company advising global defence companies on strategy and growth opportunities, and has previously served as Senior Executive of Rheinmetall and RENK Group in Europe and Africa, which included overseeing sales to Australia.

Jeff Lang Executive Director/Chief Technology Officer

Jeff Lang

Jeff is an experienced senior executive and technologist in R&D of advanced manufacturing technologies and implementation on automated manufacturing operations in Australia, Europe and Asia. With 30+ years' of experience in Research and Development of advanced manufacturing technologies across several industry sectors, Jeff has received awards in Europe, China and Australia for his work in composite technology and commercialisation of new manufacturing systems and products. Jeff has many years of business experience in the R&D of both material science and advanced technologies working and collaborating with many international brands, manufacturers, universities, government agencies, scientific organisations and industry associations.

As a corporate and innovation visionary, Jeff has led multiple efforts in the development of future advanced technologies by driving a culture of “outside the box” thinking to successfully manage collaborations and partnerships in advanced technologies and product innovation. Jeff assists companies and organisations with creative solutions and resolution by analysis of conceptual ideas and products to effectively transfer new technologies through to commercialisation.

Peter Vaughan Company Secretary & Chief Business Officer

Peter Vaughan

Peter is a Chartered Accountant who has worked in a listed company environment for approximately 17 years across multiple industries. He has served on and provided accounting, administration, compliance and general management, and corporate advisory services to several private, not-for-profit, and public company boards of directors and related committees. Peter has completed a Senior Executive Masters of Business Administration at Melbourne University.

Vahram Papyan Chief Strategy Officer

Vahram Papyan

Vahram has held several executive positions in the European mining industry, where he worked in project and operation management. He brings a wealth of experience in the fields of project management, business analysis, procurement and contract management. Vahram holds a Bachelors degree in engineering from EREA and Masters degree in applied project management from The University of Adelaide.

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