David Moult was appointed CEO of Yancoal Australia Limited in March 2020, having been an Independent Non-Executive Director of Yancoal from January 2018. He has over 40 years of global coal mining experience. He was Managing Director and CEO of Centennial Coal Company Limited from 2011 to 2017, a Non-Executive Director of Centennial Coal from May 2017 until January 2018 and Chief Operating Officer of Centennial Coal from 1998 to 2011. He is a Director of the Minerals Council of Australia (MCA), a Director and former Chairman of the New South Wales Minerals Council (NSWMC), a Director of Coal Service Pty Ltd, and a Director of Port Waratah Coal Services (PWCS). Mr Moult is a Member of the University of NSW Education Trust Advisory Committee.