Charles Pettit appointed as Non-Executive Director

DRA Global is pleased to announce the appointment of Charles Pettit as a Non-Executive Director to commence on 1 July 2023.

Mr Pettit is the Founder and CEO of DRA’s largest shareholder Apex Partners LP, and has strong experience in making long-term investments in engineering, equipment, and industrial distribution businesses. Prior to founding Apex, Charles was Founder and CEO of JSE-listed industrial businesses Torre Industries Ltd and Stellar Capital Partners Ltd.



Peter Mansell, Non-Executive Director and Chair

“Charles has an impressive record of achievements and brings a diverse range of expertise to the Board. With his extensive knowledge of financial markets and investment banking, Charles is poised to make valuable contributions that will enhance the Company’s overall value for shareholders and wider stakeholder groups."


Charles Pettit, Non-Executive Director

“I’m delighted to be appointed to the Board of this high-quality company and look forward to working with my fellow board members and the broader management team. As an investor and significant shareholder, I hope to bring some fresh viewpoints and a complementary set of skills to the Board, with a focus on long-term value creation for all stakeholders in the business.”

About DRA Global

DRA Global Limited (ASX: DRA | JSE: DRA) (DRA or the Group) is an international multi-disciplinary engineering, project delivery and operations management group, predominantly focused on the mining, minerals and metals industry.

The Group has an extensive track record spanning almost four decades across a wide range of commodities. We have delivered more than 8,000 projects, studies and managed services solutions, and currently operate more than a dozen sites through its operations and maintenance division.

Our teams have deep expertise in the mining, minerals and metals processing industries, as well as related non-process infrastructure such as, water, and energy solutions. We deliver comprehensive advisory, engineering and project delivery services throughout the capital project lifecycle, from concept through to operational readiness and commissioning as well as ongoing operations, maintenance and engineering services. We do this with a focus on sustainability and assisting clients to achieve their ESG goals.

DRA covers all major mining centres with offices across Africa and the Middle East, North and South America, and the Asia-Pacific.