Paul is Executive Chair of Whalsay Energy Limited, Non-Executive Chair of Ardyne Technologies Limited, a Senior Advisor to First Alpha Energy Capital, and a Non-Executive Director and shareholder of Well-Safe Solutions.
In 2015 he was an Executive Director for Repsol/Executive Vice President for Talisman Energy Inc. Joining Talisman in 2012, he was accountable for businesses in Norway, UK, Colombia, Poland, Peru and Kurdistan and the corporate technical functions (exploration, drilling, projects, sub-surface) and corporate HSE. Prior to this, he spent 31 years with Conoco and ConocoPhillips, latterly in regional president roles with accountability for the Middle East, Africa and Europe.
He has a MSc from Cranfield Institute of Technology, is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects, a Fellow of the Welding Institute and a Fellow of the Energy Institute.