Arrow Energy listed on the ASX on 17 August 2000 at $0.20 valuing the company at A$25.6m. At the time of it’s takeover, 9 years later, Arrow was valued at $5 billion with a share price of $5.87.
After his time at Arrow Energy, Tony went on to become Managing Director of Sunshine Gas.
In August 2006 Sunshine Gas had a market cap of $98m. In 2008 BG Group acquired Sunshine Gas as part of an AU$5.2 billion takeover of Queensland Gas Company Limited in 2008. “The price was very good for our shareholders,” comments Gilby, “so we weren’t complaining.”