InterOil Corp. has appointed Dr Ellis Armstrong as a Non-Executive Director.
Dr Armstrong is the former Chief Financial Officer of BP Group's global exploration and production business. He is also a Non-Executive Director of Lamprell plc and Lloyds Register.
In a long career with BP, Dr Armstrong ran the company's technology group, was the group's Commercial Director and held senior operational roles in the Caribbean and Latin America, Venezuela, Alaska and the North Sea.
He was BP's representative on advisory boards to the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change and the Institute of Americas, and was executive sponsor of BP's relationship with Imperial College, London.
Elk-Antelope LNG project
InterOil Chairman Chris Finlayson, said: "He brings particular strength in analysis, has run significant businesses and regions for BP, and has had considerable exposure to BP's audit committee […] Dr Armstrong is an ideal appointment as we continue to transform InterOil into a leading oil and gas explorer and developer in the Asia-Pacific […] His skills and experience will be invaluable as we continue development of the Elk-Antelope LNG project in Papua New Guinea."
Adapted from press release by Callum O'Reilly
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