Clean Mining is an Australian technology company led by a team of experienced professionals with outstanding qualifications and skills – and a genuine commitment to responsible mining.


Kevin Fell

Group CEO

Based in Singapore, Kevin Fell has over 20 years of leadership experience across a variety of technology-related organisations.

He has operated in C-level roles within ASX-listed companies, such as the former ASX-listed mining, oil, and gas solutions provider ISS Group. He has also been involved in several private investment and corporate advisory firms, as well as in key technology consulting roles for PwC in Asia-Pacific.

His work is centered on full business and product life cycle development: from conceptualisation and commercialisation, through to executive sales and global operational management for both start-up & corporate enterprises.


Paul Kelly

VP of Sales and Business Development

Paul has a broad range of experience with greater than 30 years in the international minerals and mining, sport, and finance industries with extensive knowledge in Operational, Business Development, Strategic and Executive roles.

He has been Director/Chair of public listed companies in the mining industry whilst also undertaking directorships in charity and peak sporting entities.

Has been involved in organisations through the entire development cycle forming operations teams and implementing sales and business development readiness programs, whilst establishing a culture of continuous improvement.

Has worked with a diverse range of clientele including state and national governments, multi-national companies and high-end brands in the mining, banking, sporting and media industries.

Paul is based in Singapore and is focused on the global group sales, marketing, and business development of CET.

Jeff McCulloch

Jeff McCulloch

Head of Mining Solutions

Jeff has a broad range of business experience spanning 35 years in predominantly blue chip enterprises. With qualifications including B.Bus and CPA, Jeff has held senior executive positions for the past 30 years.

His commercial experience ranges across industries including oil & gas technologies, insurance, manufacturing, building & construction and research & development. Many of the appointments included starting up and managing the Australian entities for high profile international enterprises.

Jeff is a qualified company director (GAICD). He has held numerous board positions in the commercial sector and a 10-year voluntary appointment with the school that his children attended.

Jeff was employed by CSIRO for 14-years, working across research domains that included renewable energy, mining and oil & gas. He was part of the team that designed, built and operated the Menzies demonstration plant and subsequently co-founded Clean Mining and Clean Earth Technologies.

Jeff is based in Perth and heads Mining Solutions.

Kristina Kazakoff

Kristina Kazakoff

Principal Chemical & Process Engineer

Kristina is the Chemical and Processing Engineer for Clean Mining Ltd and holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical and Process Engineering) and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Australia.

Kristina has over 9 years of experience onsite at gold mines in Western Australia and the Northern Territory in a variety of roles including senior metallurgist and processing coordinator.

She has been involved in the start-up, design, commissioning & maintenance of new plants and conducted many test programs on gold ores.

Kristina is based in Perth, Australia and is focused on technical domain pre-sales and process design for the operation of the non-toxic reagent-based Thiosulphate for Gold Leaching.

Nicole Looney

Nicole Looney

Environmental & Technical Executive 

Nicole is a Senior Technical Engineer for Clean Mining Ltd and holds a bachelor’s degree in science and marine biology focusing on Ecology. She has a strong background in a laboratory environment ensuring quality, safety standards, and associated protocols adhere to industry and government policies.

She has worked for several organisations in the mining industry including Kelly Services, BHP, and SGS Geochemistry where she has been responsible for the day-to-day management of the laboratory. These functions include sample analysis of minerals and ores providing detailed reports for business decisions & solution optimisation.

In addition, Nicole has been involved in providing Environmental Impact studies & risk assessments for a number of mining clients.

Nicole is based in Perth, Australia and is focused on the testing & optimisation of the solution, together with managing the overall environmental client liaison requirements.

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