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Appointed: 21 November 2011.
Committee memberships: Chairman of the HSSE Committee, member of the Remuneration Committee, and of the Audit Committee.
Key skills and experience: Mehmet brings with him his expertise in foreign affairs and the oil and gas industry having previously served as Director for International Government and Corporate Affairs at BG Group (2005-2011) and as a Turkish diplomat in Ankara, Beijing, Brussels and Paris (1986-1994).
Current external appointments: Mehmet is currently Chairman of Global Resources Partnership, a natural resources strategy group. In February 2016 Mehmet was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of Saudi Crown Holding. He was also appointed as an Independent Board member of Şişecam Group in April 2015 and as the Energy Charter Secretary – General’s special envoy for the MENA region in March 2013. Since September 2013 he has led the Bosphorus Energy Club, a gathering of top energy, investment and geopolitical executives in Eurasia, MENA and Southeast Europe.
Previous relevant experience: Mehmet served as the head of the OECD’s global forum on international investment and regional outreach programmes (2000-2005) and the Principal Administrator for Asia-Pacific and Latin America at the International Energy Agency (1994-2000).
Appointed: 11 September 2017.
Committee memberships: Chairman of the Reserves Committee and member of the Nomination Committee, and of the HSSE Committee.
Key skills and experience: Tim Bushell is a qualified geologist with over 35 years’ experience working in the oil and gas sector. He has worked at British Gas, Ultramar, LASMO, and Paladin Resources. Most recently Tim spent a decade as Chief Executive Officer at Falkland Oil and Gas Limited, and was co-founder of Core Energy AS. He is currently serving on the Boards of Petro Matad, Rockhopper Exploration, and Point Resources.
Current external appointments: Tim is a Non-Executive Director at Petro Matad, Rockhopper Exploration, and Point Resources.