Chariot Oil & Gas has appointed Chris Zeal as independent non-executive director with immediate effect.
Chris has over 30 years of experience working with several companies including British Gas, Cairn Energy, and Tullow Oil.
Most recently he was managing director at Jefferies Hoare Govett, specialising in corporate broking and investment banking.
Originally, he trained and qualified as a chartered accountant with KPMG. Chris is a director of Ventus VCT, a company invested in a portfolio of companies operating wind and hydroelectric renewable energy assets in the UK.
George Canjar, chairman, said: “On behalf of the Company I am very pleased to welcome Chris to the board. His expertise will enhance our decision making and strategic planning. Furthermore, his in-depth knowledge across a variety of sectors, in particular the oil and gas sector, will no doubt prove invaluable as we seek to deliver the company’s goals.”