CQMS Razer The Leadership team at CQMS Razer offier a diverse and inclusive environment, supporting and rewarding our people.
With a global operations reach, CR offer a diverse and inclusive environment where our world-class team are supported in an environment that is fulfilling, and rewarding and reflects the values and the communities in which we operate.

Meet the leadership team

John Barbagallo


Chief Executive Officer, appointed in October 2018. John brings considerable experience and knowledge to the role given his time in the mining and industrial markets globally. John was most recently the CEO of Moly-Cop, an AIP Portfolio Company. Prior to Moly-Cop, John held various senior leadership positions with Arrium/OneSteel, Rio Tinto, and Xstrata. John obtained his BE in Chemical Engineering and Master of Business Administration from The University of Queensland.

David Haslett

Executive Chairman

Executive Chairman appointed in October 2018. Formerly CEO and President 2009- 2018. David led the development of CQMS Razer from a small regional manufacturer to a global supplier of innovative and technically advanced product systems. In this role, David’s extensive experience in manufacturing, product innovation, and global market development contributed to the growth of the business. David holds Business Degrees and Post Graduate Diplomas in Business Administration and Strategic Leadership from both Massey (NZ) and Oxford (UK) Universities.

Adam Zines

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer, appointed in 2014. Adam leads the company’s financial management and information systems support teams. In addition Adam is the company’s secretary. As a global business with operations in many countries, CQMS Razer benefits from Adam’s extensive financial leadership experience across diverse public and private Australian companies. Adam has a Bachelor of Business Degree (Finance) from the University of Technology, Sydney.

Donna Wynne

Head of HR and Capability

Head of HR and Capability appointed in January 2017. Donna brings 20 years of strategic human resources and operational leadership experience gained across multiple industries. Donna leads best practice people programs that enable organisational growth through the attraction, development and engagement of diverse talent. Donna holds a Bachelor of Business (HRM) Degree from the University of Newcastle and is a trusted adviser with a reputation as a resilient, energetic and highly collaborative leader.

Phil Sellers

Executive General Manager – Global Sales

Phil is the General Manager responsible for business development in the Australian business since 2009. Phil has extensive leadership experience in mining both in Australia and the Americas. Phil has a Mechanical Engineering Degree and an MBA from the University of Western Australia.

Doug Wallis

VP Global Contracts

Doug joined the team at CQMS Razer in 2010 and today is Vice President of the global OEM business, located in the USA. Doug has valuable experience in mining as an engineering consultant in both mechanical and software-based. He leads a global team who serve global equipment OEM customers. Doug has engineering degrees from Natal and Queensland Universities and an MBA from the University of Queensland.

Damian Assaillit

GM Global Market Development

Damian is the Vice President responsible for the company’s portfolio of product technologies, the systems offered to market and the development of strategic markets. Joining CQMS Razer in 2012, Damian held a number of senior engineering and product management roles before being appointed to his current role which is located in Texas, USA in 2016. He has a Bachelor of Engineering Degree (honours) from the University of Southern Queensland.