As the market leader within the Tyre Recycling Industry we provide superior service in an efficient, environmentally sound, safe and socially responsible manner.

Andrew Poulter


Experienced senior finance executive with international corporations and Australian listed companies. Andrew is a previous financial director for Lafarge Cement UK, global CFO for Boral and CFO of Adelaide Brighton Cement Limited. A highly accomplished corporate steward with a strong track record in delivering sustainable growth.

Jim Fairweather

Chief Executive Officer, Tyrecycle

An experienced executive within the industrial and manufacturing industries, Jim is a progressive and results focused leader. He has an outstanding ability to align commercial objectives with environmental outcomes, bringing a strategic mindset to the opportunities presented by resource recovery. Jim is President of the Australian Tyre Recyclers Association, President of WRISA, and a Director of the Australian Council of Recyclers.

Simon Brown


As ResourceCo’s founder, Simon is an innovator having pioneered the repurposing of waste in Australia and remains a passionate leader in the progression of a circular economy. Simon’s ability to identify and forge key strategic ventures has underpinned ResourceCo’s growth as one of Australia’s leading remanufacturing companies.

David Mcmahon


Co-founder of ResourceCo and a renowned leader in the industrial, construction and environmental services sector, David has been instrumental in the delivery of some of Australia’s most difficult construction services projects. As Managing Director of McMahon Services Australia, David has been responsible for leading transformation of the company from a small family business into a large multinational company with >800 FTE.

Marc Rose

Chief Financial Officer

Marc is a senior executive with extensive CFO, Company Secretary, finance, and manufacturing experience with over 40 years of service. Major companies worked with over the years include Boral, Smorgon Steel, Carter Holt Harvey and ACI.
A strategic thinker with solid analytical and financial management skills Marc has a proven ability to clearly communicate complex information to various stakeholders.

Lodewyk (Ludi) Van Der Merwe

National Operations Manager

An Operations/Manufacturing Management professional with extensive experience in multiple ASX listed organisations. Ludi has demonstrated success with the implementation of improvement and change initiatives to optimise manufacturing operations and has an excellent ability to develop highly effective teams.  Ludi is a Chemical Engineer with an MBA and is a member of Engineers Australia.

Ashley Battilana

Divisional Manager – Mining

Based in WA, Ashley has been involved within Tyrecycle for over 8 years. Having worked in a number of roles across the business nationally he understands the business from the ground up. Whether it be collections and meeting all the customers needs or Tyrecycles processing plants and how to best run them safely and efficiently. Given his background, prior to Tyrecycle, in the construction and mining industry Ashley is focussing on the OTR and conveyor belt recycling part of the business whilst continuing to support all levels of Tyrecycle. Ashley is a committee member of The Waste and  Recycling Industry of Western Australia as well as sitting on working groups tackling tyre, OTR and conveyor belt recycling.