NEI’s controlling shareholders are Casella family, they operates in Mineral Exploration & Drillings in Australia and Israel  ( They are also the owners of the Casella Wines Group, one of Australia’s biggest wine makers (

  • Casella Wines, known as Casella Family Brands originated as family business when the founder immigrated to Australia from Italy
  • It carries 3 main brands known as Casella 1919, yellow tail and BONDI RD also by yellow tail but it’s signature wine brand remains yellow tail which is exported to more than 50 countries
  • Led by Managing Director and CEO, John Casella, the company was propelled to the forefront of the export arena in mid-2001
  • Casella Family Brands has since achieved remarkable success in the export market and is a key player in the US, Canada, Europe and Asia



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Northwood Exploration Israel (NEI) is leading and developing the largest oil shale project in Israel.


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NEI is led by a strong and experienced management team who hold various credentials and experience within the oil industry.


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