Leadership Main Board

The Team at Consolidated Global are all experts and leaders in their own right. The Main Board is headed by some extremely well experienced industry leaders, all of whom are dedicated and committed to ensuring the success of the CGG Group strategy above all. The Main Board is comprised as follows:

Chairman: Robert Gardiner Lowe. Rob is an experienced Director and ex-Chairman of a AIM listed company prior to his early retirement. His vast experience, wealth of knowledge and exhaustive personal and professional network make Rob an invaluable member of the Board. Rob is Scottish and holds a British Passport.

Group Managing Director & Co Founder: Grant L Hatlen.As co-founder Grant is an experienced Banker and Businessman. With nearly 20 years of experience in the corporate world with a strong and balanced portfolio of management behind him, Grant was the driving force behind the establishment of the Consolidated Global Group.

Director & Co-Founder: Dorethea S Newell.A SA National and Dorethea (or Rethea as she likes to be known) was the other co-founder and partner of Grant when he launched the Consolidated Global Group in 2011. Having known each other since 1996 and become partners in 2008, Rethea is a property specialist and manages all the CGG Group property requirements globally. Rethea also advises the Board on African business strategies and development.

Director: Alec Newell.A SA National and qualified commercial pilot and businessman, Alec is related to Rethea and is a Director of several of the CGG Group subsidiaries in the aviation sector, specifically in Sub Saharan Africa, of which he is extremely knowledgeable. Alec assists and advises Rethea and Natal in their management of the African operations of the Group.

Director: Natal Da Graca .An EU national,Natal is a highly experienced and the most qualified as far as University Degrees go of all the Directors of the CGG Group. With an impressive work portfolio, among this acting in a key executive position at the Port of Rotterdam, Natal is not only on the Main Board but has the post of Managing Director: Global SEZ Operations, a vast and involved portfolio around which the entire CGG Group operations revolve.

Director: Victor R Cruse Esq.Victor is a licensed and practicing US Attorney with a vast and comprehensive knowledge of American markets and legal system, and heads all CGG Group investment and operations in the North and South Americas. Victor is an American citizen.

Director: Boyd Sousanna.A Canadian citizen, Boyd has held various very high level posts with large international firms including Sales, Marketing, Technology and Compliance. While technically a Member of the Services Board, Boyd has been invited to join the Main Board as a result of his contribution and services provided to the CGG Group.