A Certified Practising Valuer, Nick Lane holds a bachelor of business (land economy), an advanced diploma in farm management and is a registered real estate valuer and licensed real estate agent, stock and station agent in NSW.

New Zealand Oil and Gas (NZOG) has appointed Andre Gaylard as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO) effective 14 January 2013.

NZOG Chief Executive Andrew Knight said Mr Gaylard has been the Acting CFO since May and his appointment further strengthens NZOG’s management team.

“NZOG is New Zealand’s largest listed exploration company. As the company steps up activity I am very pleased to have someone with Andre’s expertise join us permanently and I expect him to contribute strongly to the company’s future success,” said Mr Knight.