Nathan Owens, Chief Operating Officer

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Nathan has over 13 years in the coal mining industry, working mainly in the underground operations and equipment rebuild sectors.

Nathans time in the coal industry has seen him hold numerous levels of engineering and management roles, focusing strongly on the rebuild and product improvement for safety and performance solutions.

His wide industry and machinery knowledge places him well to ensure your new equipment will perform at its highest level.

Col McIntosh, Technical Consultant


Col has been involved in many aspects of mining over the past 12 years, working in surface and underground environments ,both metaliferous and coal operations.

Cols time with underground coal contractors and mining company's has seen him operate and maintain underground equipment in the production environment.

Working with OEMs to improve product performance and reliability has been a major focus ,as has improving safety for operators and maintainers.

Col is well placed to assist with equipment procurement, equipment funding solutions, overhauls and assisting to ensure your new equipment is performing at the highest levels of productivity.

Paul Shmukler, Director


Paul has over 18 years experience in Funds Management and Corporate Advisory.

He has strong industry experience in a range of industry verticals including asset finance, insurance, automotive, mining and leisure industries.

Paul has led numerous consulting and transactions across the United Kingdom, Australia and South Africa.

Chris Spence, Consultant


Chris is involved in the daily management of UFME and our ongoing commercial operations whilst continuing to guide the acquisition and marketing strategy.

Chris has over 15 years experience in the asset finance and equipment rental industry where he has held several senior executive roles within automotive dealerships, automotive manufacturers and fleet management companies.

Prior to United Fleet Mining Equipment, Chris held both State and National Management roles for one of the largest fleet management companies in Australia.

His diverse asset finance and automotive background has provided him with industry wide knowledge from acquisition, through lifecycle management to asset disposal.