Bill Higgs

Background and experience

Mr Higgs has nearly 30 years of global exploration, development and operational experience, including over five years in executive roles for independent exploration and production companies including Genel Energy plc where he is currently the Chief Executive Officer. Prior to becoming CEO of Genel Energy, he held roles as Chief Operating Officer at Genel Energy and Ophir Energy plc. He was also the CEO of Mediterranean Oil and Gas where he oversaw the successful sale of the company in 2014. He previously spent 23 years at Chevron across a number of global roles including responsibility for reservoir management of the giant Tengiz oil and sour gas field in Kazakhstan. He is a qualified geologist with extensive expertise in all engineering and other technical and commercial aspects of hydrocarbon development and production.

Committee memberships

Chair of the Risk Committee.



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