Rhett BennettFounder and Chief Executive Officer at Black Mountain
Rhett Bennett, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Black Mountain, established Black Mountain in 2007, and today the organization includes several business units: Exploration and Production operations, EV Battery Metals mining, commercial saltwater disposal, midstream and in-basin frac sand mining. Rhett has served as CEO of Black Mountain since its inception.
Rhett is a Co-Founder & Director of Black Mountain Metals which was established in 2018 to gain exposure to the rapidly emerging Electric Vehicle revolution, with a focus on natural resources extraction, specifically Class I Nickel Sulphide and Copper. Today, the Perth, Australia headquartered company has ownership in 5 nickel mines and related midstream infrastructure in Western Australia.
Rhett has been the recipient of numerous awards in his career: Oil & Gas Investor -Forty under 40, The Oil & Gas Awards – Future Industry Leader, EY Entrepreneur of the Year – Energy Services & National Finalist, and D CEO Magazine – Oilfield Services CEO of the Year.