EnQuest plans to appoint New Board Member for EnQuest as a non-executive director of the EnQuest board, effective May 01, 2019.
On joining the board, Howard Paver will become a member of the Remuneration and Audit Committees and stand for election at the company’s AGM in May.
Howard has 40 years’ global experience in E&P and was previously SVP, strategy, commercial and business development at Hess.
Jock Lennox, chairman of EnQuest, said: “I am delighted to welcome Howard Paver to the board of EnQuest. He has many years of industry experience as a petroleum engineer and I look forward to working with him as a member of the board.”
Howard Paver holds an MSc from Imperial College in Petroleum Engineering and an MA Chemical Engineering from Cambridge University.
Howard is a petroleum engineer with 40 years’ global experience in E&P, including 20 years at senior executive level.
He most recently served as SVP, strategy, commercial and business development at Hess, a role he took up in July 2013, having joined the company in 2000 as SVP, North Sea / International.
Between 2005 and 2013 he held the position of SVP, global new business development. Prior to this he spent five years at BHP Petroleum, first as regional president, Europe, Russia, Africa & Middle East, and subsequently as president, global exploration & alliance development, having previously spent one year as general manager at RAG Austria.
Howard began his professional career at Schlumberger.