We are thrilled to announce several new appointments to the A-Culture team. Each brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to their roles and are an important part of the business moving to the next phase which, includes the execution of the proof of concept trial at our Waikerie Project site.

Gerard Dell'oste

Gerard Dell’oste | CFO

Gerard Dell’Oste is a highly experienced finance professional who has worked in the commercial and not-for-profit sectors for over 30 years. He has been a Chief Financial Officer for over 20 years, a company secretary for over 10 years and has served as a Director and Chair of a not-for-profit organisation.

His recent roles were Executive Director of Corporate Services of Roads Australia and Executive Director of Shared Services at the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman. He is a Fellow of CPA Australia and Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Tanya Yi

Tanya Yi | Marketing Director

Tanya Yi has held a number of senior leadership marketing roles in corporate FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods) and SME businesses. Over her 20 year career, Tanya has worked and lived in Asia (Singapore, Hong Kong and China) launching and building Australian brands such as Penfolds, Pepperjack, Farmers Union, Bulla and many more. Her passion is taking Australian brands to Asian consumers. Tanya is a member of Marketing Women Inc. and NAWO (National Association of Women in Operations).

Lyndal Byford

Lyndal Byford

Lyndal is currently Director of News and Partnerships at the Australian Science Media Centre. She has an Honours Degree in biotechnology from Flinders University and a Graduate Diploma in Science Communication from the Australian National University. She has experience communicating science in a range of settings including at museums, within the pharmaceutical industry and in media relations both here and in the UK.

Lyndal is a frequent commentator on science media relations and has regular science segments on ABC Sydney, ABC Darwin and ABC Radio National. She has written for publications including Crikey, ABC, Cosmos and News Corp Australia. Lyndal was a member of Inspiring Australia’s Science and the Media Expert Working Group for the Federal Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research. Lyndal was awarded the 2023 Unsung Hero of Science Communication award from the Australian Science Communicators.