Our Team

Vital Chemical’s Executive Team

The quality and efficacy of our products and services is fundamental to our company ethos. Our leaders inspire our team to take pride in delivering quality outcomes for our clients. 

Paul McMullen, a Director of Vital Chemical

Paul McMullen


A Director of Vital Chemical and Director and Founder of Vital Environment, Paul has held an executive role within both companies for over 15 years and is a highly regarded leader both within the Vital organisation’s and among industry peers. Forging the growth of both companies nationally and internationally, Paul has been paramount to the successful business development and direction of the companies to sustainability and sustainable industry practice. Paul’s enthusiasm for embedding sustainability from the ground up comes from his many years of practical experience working on complex and challenging projects throughout Australasia. The environmental challenges which face the construction and mining industry drives Paul and Vital to be the leaders in innovative and sustainable solutions.

Letiscia Xavier, Director and Scientist at Vital Chemical

Letiscia Xavier


With an extensive background in health science, Letiscia has driven Vital Chemical toward the achievements of sustainable product development, manufacturing and associated services through her passion of environmental chemistry. Over her 17 years as General Manager and Senior Scientist, and more recently as Director at Vital Chemical, Letiscia strives to grow and lead the company under strong quality, environmental and safety compliance whilst re-enforcing Vital’s Australian owned and operated ethos. Letiscia’s passion for sustainability and her drive to overcome the chemical challenges faced by industry to achieve compliant environmental outcomes, is what inspires her to lead Vital Chemical into a future of innovative science and environmental best practice.

Mandy Campbell, General Manager of Communications & Corporate Development at Vital Chemical

Mandy Campbell

General Manager Communications & Corporate Development

Mandy is a dedicated and key member of the Vital Chemical team with her time at the company spanning over 10 years. As General Manager of Communications and Corporate Development, Mandy oversees the design, development and implementation of marketing strategy, communications, and business development initiatives. The growth of Vital Environment is greatly attributed to Mandy’s contribution to the company’s development and growth through her coordination of environmental training courses and industry educational events. Focused on embedding sustainability across all business functions, Mandy is currently working on the development of Vital Chemical’s Environmental Product Declarations. Mandy works in close partnership with the company’s business leaders to create a culture which reflects Vital Chemical’s values of sustainable and ethical practices.

Trisha Colburn, General Manager of Operations & Quality Assurance at Vital Chemical

Trisha Colburn

General Manager Operations & Quality Assurance

Trisha brings a wealth of industry leadership knowledge to her role as General Manager of Operations and Quality Assurance. Responsible for managing all operational and administrative functions of the Vital Chemical Manufacturing facility including deliveries and site works, Trisha is focused on refining business processes to achieve efficiencies. Trisha monitors and evaluates processes to ensure conformity across all business functions, whilst working closely with the business leaders to deliver compliant and quality outcomes.

Paul Gofton, General Manager of Sustainability & Business Development at Vital Chemical

Paul Gofton

General Manager Sustainability & Business Development

Paul brings a wealth of experience to his position as General Manager of Sustainability and Business Development. Paul’s supportive leadership approach is to form collective goals and clear direction within the business to continue the foundations of success built by Vital Chemical’s Directors. With a passion for continuous improvement incorporating sustainability principles, Paul strives to deliver on best value outcomes to support community and industry sustainable development goals. Paul has been a long-term advocate for sustainable and ethical practices within the resources, civil, construction and concrete industries. Highly regarded within these industries, Paul has developed strong relationships with individuals and organisations aligning with Vital’s core values.

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Our highly skilled team operate across Australasia to ensure the best outcome from the employment of our products.  

We are Committed to Sustainability

Vital Chemical is committed to the continuous improvement of our business functions to ensure the delivery of best value products and services, whilst contributing toward objectives and outcomes aligning with The United Nations Social Development Goals (UNSDGs). Our Australian made products listed on the Infrastructure Sustainability Council (IS Council) ISupply Directory can support your project’s IS Council accreditation submission across a range of qualifying categories.