Linda Z. Cook is currently CEO of Harbour Energy and also a Managing Director and member of the Executive Committee of EIG. Ms. Cook retired from Royal Dutch Shell plc in 2010, at which time she was a member of the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee. During her 29 years with Shell, she held positions including CEO of Shell Gas & Power (London and The Hague); CEO of Shell Canada Ltd. (Calgary); EVP Strategy & Finance for Global Exploration & Production (The Hague); and various U.S. Exploration & Production management, operational and engineering roles.
In addition to serving on Shell’s Board of Directors for five years, Ms. Cook has prior experience as a non-executive director for The Boeing Company (over ten years), Cargill Inc., Marathon Oil Co., and KBR Inc. She currently serves as a non-executive director on the board of Bank of New York Mellon. Ms. Cook is also a member of the U.S. National Petroleum Council.
Phil KirkChief Executive Officer
Phil qualified as a chartered accountant with Ernst & Young in 1991 before joining Hess in 1996. He served in a variety of roles including Head of Finance, North West Europe. After leaving Hess in 2002 he set up CH4 Energy with two other ex-Hess colleagues. Phil was joint MD of CH4 which, with financial backing from 3i plc and Trust Company of the West (''TCW'') (an EIG predecessor firm), they acquired and operated the Markham field and associated satellites on the UK/Dutch median line.
Phil has been a member of the Board of Oil and Gas UK since 2013, and has recently completed his time with OGA as co-chair of their UK Exploration Board, one of six boards responsible for driving the industry's response to the OGA strategy and Sir Ian Wood's MER vision. Phil continues his work with OGA as a member of the overarching industry body, the MER UK Forum, which includes the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Ministers from the same department, HM Treasury, the Scottish Office and the Scottish government.
Andrew OsborneChief Financial Officer
R. Blair ThomasNon-Executive Director
Steve FarrisNon-Executive Director
Andrew JamiesonNon-Executive Director
Bob EdwardsNon-Executive Director
John HoganNon-Executive Director
John Hogan has over 40 years of experience in the global oil, gas and oil field services sectors. A geologist by background, he has extensive experience at the Executive level, including at LASMO where he served as Chief Operating Officer.
Mark BrownNon-Executive Director