Rick Hooper – Chief Executive Officer
Rick Hooper, is an experienced Managing Director who has led businesses for several global enterprises prior to joining Barefoot Power as CEO in September 2011.
Educated in Australia, Rick worked for Philips Electronics NV in a variety of senior roles and cultures across Europe and Asia, more recently as CEO for Tier 1 Hard Disk components manufacturer
Rick has gained detailed experience in Consumer Mechanical Components, Supply Chain, FMCG, Consumer Electronics, Manufacturing, TQM, Six Sigma, Warehousing and Distribution which underpins 20 years of general management and business leadership experience and skills.
Sean Hooper – Chief Financial Officer
Sean Hooper is a qualified chartered accountant and a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors with over 30 years’ experience in private and public sectors.
Sean commenced his career with what is now Ernst & Young and KPMG. He has worked in Singapore, London and Sydney. He was formerly the Finance Director and Company Secretary of SkyNetGlobal Limited, a Telecommunications Company with operations in Australia, Asia and the United Kingdom.
Prior to joining Barefoot Power, Sean was responsible for the financial management and company secretarial functions of Metgasco Limited. Sean’s commercial experience includes investment banking, oil & gas, telecommunications and forestry.