George Piggott

General Counsel
BCom (First Class Hons), LLB, GradDipLP, GradDipACG, AGIA, ACIS


George is responsible for the Company's legal, governance, corporate communications and head office administration functions.

George  is a senior lawyer who has been working in the mining industry for over 10 years. Prior to joining PanAust, George was the Executive General Counsel at Centennial Coal Company Limited where he was responsible for the legal, risk and compliance functions.

George has also spent over seven years working in private practice with the law firms Corrs Chambers Westgarth and Atanaskovic Hartnell, where he provided advice on a number of large cross-border mergers and acquisitions and capital markets transactions.

George holds a Queensland practising certificate and is a Chartered Secretary and associate member of the Governance Institute of Australia.