og-aust-oct-2016_0047THE Australian Gas Industry Trust (AGIT) – Australia’s representative body for the International Gas Union and gas industry education and research organisation – has elected a new Chair, well-respected independent oil and gas commentator and professional advisor, Dr Graeme Bethune.

He follows Ian Little, CEO of the Petrosys Group and formerly Envestra Ltd.

Dr Bethune was appointed to the Board of AGIT in October 2008.

The Trust was established in 1999 to pursue educational and research activities in connection with the Australian gas industry.

The objectives of AGIT are to contribute to the advancement of study, education and research in the gas industry and related fields and to recognise and support excellence in those fields.  AGIT is also the Australian Charter member of the International Gas Union and represents the Australian gas industry internationally.