Having joined the Board on 1 March 2002, Steven has served as a Director of Tullow for over ten years and has been an integral member of the audit, nominations and remuneration committees.
Steven was appointed Senior Independent Director in 2008. David Bamford, who joined the Board in 2004, will become Senior Independent Director as of 1 January 2013.
SIMON THOMPSON, NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN OF TULLOW OIL PLC, COMMENTED TODAY:
“I would like to thank Steven for his considerable contribution to Tullow since 2002. He has played an integral role in guiding the company through a period of dramatic and sustained growth and his work on the audit, nominations and remuneration committees has been invaluable. Since I became Chairman of Tullow at the start of 2012, I have benefited greatly from Steven’s steadfast and much-appreciated support as Tullow’s Senior Independent Non-executive Director.”