ABOUT US

ABOUT US - EXECUTIVE TEAM

Toxfree's executive team is charged with the strategic growth of our business, bringing experience in both private & public businesses, and environmental & waste management.

 
Steve Gostlow
Steve Gostlow, Managing Director

Steve Gostlow joined Toxfree in April 2002 initially responsible for Toxfree’s North West Operations in Port Hedland in the capacity of North West Regional Manager.  At this time Steve was responsible for the development of Toxfree Pilbara Resource Recovery Centre located in Karratha and the development of Toxfree’s total waste management services to the resource sector in the Pilbara region.

In February 2004, Steve was appointed State Manager, Western Australia and in January 2005 Steve was appointed Managing Director.  Since this time Steve has overseen the development of Toxfree from the company’s initial two sites in Western Australia employing 20 people to Toxfree’s current operations incorporating over 80 business units across Australia employing in excess of 1600 people and generating revenues in excess of $400 million.  

Steve is a qualified Environmental Scientist with over 17 years’ experience in the waste management industry. He has a background in waste treatment, waste technologies and regulatory compliance. Previous to Toxfree Steve was employed by the Western Australian State Environmental Protection Agency within the waste management and compliance sections.

 
Peter Goodwin
Peter Goodwin, Chief Operating Officer

Peter Goodwin holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Newcastle University and an MBA from Macquarie University. Peter is a Fellow of CPA Australia and a Fellow of the Institute of Company Secretaries. Working in the waste industry for over 20 years, Peter has extensive international experience in waste management, including projects in USA, China and France. Peter was appointed the role of Chief Operating Officer with Toxfree in 2010.

 
Michael Constable
Michael Constable, Chief Financial Officer

Michael Constable is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA) and holds a Bachelor of Economics from Monash University. Michael has 10 years experience in Chartered Accounting Practices and the last 13 years have been held in senior finance roles within the Nylex, Programmed Maintenance Services and Toxfree Solutions Groups. In July 2009, Michael was appointed to the role of CFO with Toxfree.

 
Jason Dixon
Jason Dixon, Executive General Manager - Corporate & Risk

Jason Dixon has a Bachelor of Business, Accounting from RMIT and a Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Economics. Prior to joining Toxfree, Jason held senior finance positions with CMG Capital Pty Ltd and Allianz Dresdner Bank Australia. Jason was appointed the role of Executive General Manager - Corporate with Toxfree in 2009.

 
Sarah Bagshawe
Sarah Bagshawe, Executive General Manager - Human Resources

Sarah Bagshawe has 20 years of HR experience, across a range of organisations and sectors including energy, logistics, fast-moving consumer goods, and pharmaceuticals both in Australia and the UK. Sarah has a BBus (Human Resource Management) and has been employed by Toxfree since 2011 when she was appointed Executive General Manager - Human Resources.

 
 
Josh Bovell, Chief Information OfficerJason Dixon

Josh Bovell has a Bachelor of Commerce, Information Systems from Curtin University and a Diploma in Business Administration.  With over 20 years experience in the ICT industry Josh has held senior positions in BHP Billiton Iron Ore and Cisco Systems Singapore prior to joining Toxfree. Josh was appointed to the role of Chief Information Officer with Toxfree in 2013.

Established and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) in 2000, Toxfree has experienced substantial growth during this time, achieved through acquisitions, new green-field developments and the organic growth of our existing businesses. Back in 2000, we employed 20 people, and operated from two locations in Kwinana and Port Hedland, today Toxfree employs over 1600 people and provides national services from over 80 locations Australia wide.   Read More
A new classroom safety campaign, targeting Australia’s most vulnerable pedestrians, is being rolled out nationally by Volvo Trucks and Toxfree, to help keep Aussie kids safe in their home towns.   Read More
Our vision is to be the leading Industrial Services and Waste Management Company with a true focus on; safety, reliability and sustainability.   Read More
Toxfree's executive team is charged with the strategic growth of our business, bringing experience in both private & public businesses, and environmental & waste management.   Read More
Toxfree's board of directors bring to Toxfree in excess of 150 years of both international and local business experience.   Read More
With in excess of 57 locations nationally, including operations established in all regional resource hubs across Australia, Toxfree are ideally positioned to provide services to our customers on both a local and national scale.   Read More
As a Values driven organisation we understand the importance of ensuring effective governance to protect the interests of our investors, the community and our team.   Read More
Our commitment and vigilance to a Harm Free culture has resulted in external recognition through a number of awards.   Read More
Toxfree’s behavioural based safety mantra is 'Harm Free'. It is engrained in the culture of the business and is focused on the principles of; exceeding customer expectations with no harm to people, no harm to the environment, and no harm to resources. These are the values that are built into every activity undertaken.   Read More