Lawyer, geologist, journalist appointed to CityView board

A lawyer, a geologist and a journalist have been appointed to the board of Perth-based energy player CityView Corporation. Previous director Mark Smyth has resigned from the board.

In April, Singaporean-based oil and gas player Falcon Pte took a 20% stake in the Indonesian-focused CityView.

Ahmad Iqbal Saddique, who is currently the managing director of Falcon Oil studied law in the UK and qualified there as a barrister.

Md Nazri Ramli graduated from the University of Malaysia with a Bachelor of Science (BSC) Honours Degree in Geology and started his career in the upstream sector of the oil and gas industry.

Currently he is general manager of business development for MMC Engineering Group Berhad, which is 75% owned by the Malaysia Mining Corporation Berhad.

John Arbouw is a journalist, writer and communications consultant with more than 25 years experience in newspapers and magazines from around the world. Currently, Mr Arbouw is editing the journal of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Journal for the Securities Institute of Australia.