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About Mark

I am looking for an Non-Executive Director position in the Oil & Gas sector based in the UK.
I am London based.

Mark's Career History

February 2018 - December 2018
Independent Oil and Gas plc


Chairman of AIM listed Independent Oil and Gas plc (AIM:IOG)

August 2011 - February 2018
Independent Oil and Gas plc


Joined founding team at IOG as Chief Executive. Listed the company on AIM in September 2013. Presided over the enhancement of the company's Southern North Sea gas portfolio. The conversion of IOG’s contingent resources to independently verified proven reserves was a significant milestone which culminated in the submission of two Field Development Plans and related Environmental Impact Assessments of the Company’s five-field dual gas hub developments

April 2011 - July 2013
Imperial Innovations Group plc


The Entrepreneur-in-Residence role was to identify commercial business opportunities from the wealth of inventions and Intellectual Property developed at Imperial College and develop them into viable investments.

October 2010 - Ongoing
Warrego Energy Limited (ASX:WGO)

Non-Executive Director

Non Executive Director of Warrego Energy - a company specialising in onshore gas in Western Australia and Southern Spain.

March 2002 - August 2006
CH4 Energy Limited

CEO/Managing Director

Founded CH4 Energy Limited in 2002 with backing from 3i. Conceived and wrote the Business Plan, secured the initial £1 million funding and assembled the founding team.

February 1992 - March 2002
Amerada Hess Ltd

Area Business Manager CNS/SNS – Upstream Gas

Joined as a Petroleum Engineer in 1992.
Last role was as Area Business Manager CNS/SNS – Upstream Gas.

March 1988 - February 1992
BP Exploration

Petroleum Engineer

Petroleum Engineer.
R&D management.

October 1980 - September 1985
Schlumberger Wireline

General Field Engineer

Field Engineer based in South-East Asia and Aberdeen working on the oil rigs both onshore and offshore.