David Robb is Managing Director and CEO of Iluka Resources Limited, an ASX-listed mineral sands company with international exploration activities, operations in Australia and the US and a global sales footprint.
After graduating from the University of Western Australia, David worked in the downstream oil industry with BP in Australia, the UK, the USA and Asia. He joined Wesfarmers in Perth in 1995 and was appointed General Manager, Business Development for the Wesfarmers Group in 1996 and subsequently as Managing Director of Wesfarmers Energy in 1999. In 2004 he was appointed an Executive Director of Wesfarmers Limited, a role relinquished in 2006 on joining Iluka. Other previous roles include Chairman of Consolidate Rutile Limited and Deputy Chair of Methodist Ladies College, Perth.
David holds a Bachelor of Science degree, a Graduate Diploma in Personnel Administration, has completed the Harvard University Business School Advanced Management Program and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management and the Australian Institute of Company Directors.