BLUE Energy director Choongho Je has resigned from the company effective 4 May 2016, with Seungsoo Han appointed in his place.

Mr Han is the nominee of Kogas Australia and also replaced Mr Je, as managing director of Kogas Australia.

Blue said Insu Woo continues as an alternate director of Blue, as the alternate of Mr Han.

Mr Han has nearly 30 years’ experience in working with the Korea Gas Corporation.

Prior to his current role, Mr Han has worked in procurement and accounting and in senior management roles in both Kogas’ strategy planning and marketing departments, culminating in being team leader of both departments.

Blue Energy chairman John Ellice-Flint welcomed Mr Han to the board and said he looks forward to Kogas’ continuing support of, and involvement with, the company.