Fred White

Fred White

Committee Member

Fred joined Sea Swift in January 2009 as the CEO after spending 20 years in the mining industry predominately in Mount Isa. Fred was one of the few General Managers in the modern era to have worked from the ground up, holding management positions with Mount Isa Mines and later Executive Management positions with Xstrata Zinc. 

Since joining Sea Swift Fred has successfully steered the company through the GFC and change of ownership, retaining all personnel during this period while at the same time positioning the organisation for further growth.

Fred grew up and has spent the majority of his life in remote and regional Australia, is part owner and Managing Director and CEO of Sea Swift, has held various Board positions, and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.