Jeremy Wilson

Senior Independent Director

Non-executive Director

Jeremy Wilson (age 54, British) was appointed as a non-executive Director in October 2013.

Key strengths

Corporate finance, accounting and audit, business development, M&A, risk management, executive leadership, public company governance and leadership and investor relations.


Jeremy brings extensive strategic and corporate finance experience to Tullow developed over a 30‑year business career. Most recently Jeremy spent 26 years at the investment bank JP Morgan where he held a number of senior executive roles including head of European mergers and acquisitions, co-head of global natural resources & diversified industrials and latterly vice chair of the bank’s energy group. Jeremy holds an MSc in Engineering from Cambridge University.

Current external roles

Jeremy is currently a non-executive director of John Wood Group plc, an international engineering company providing project and technical services to the energy industry, where he serves on the Audit and Nominations Committees and chairs the Remuneration Committee. Jeremy is also a co-founder and chair of the Lakeland Climbing Centre.