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Premier Oil appoints former Fairfield CFO

Staff writer | London, United Kingdom | April 4, 2016
PremierApril 4, 2016, London, United Kingdom - Premier, an oil company, announces that Iain Macdonald will join the company's board as an independent non-executive director and member of the audit & risk committee with effect from May 1, 2016.
Mr. Macdonald spent 30 years at BP in a variety of engineering, licensing, business management and finance roles culminating in 3 years as Deputy Group CFO for BP plc. On leaving BP, in 2010, Mr. Macdonald joined North Sea Oil and Gas independent, Fairfield Energy plc as CFO where he served until 2014.

He was a Non-Executive Director of TNK-BP Ltd from 2009 to 2011 and became a Non-Executive director of Skills For Health Ltd in 2013, a role that he continues to hold today. He is currently a Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee at SUEK PLC. He is also a Fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers.

Mr. Macdonald will stand for election by shareholders at the forthcoming Annual General Meeting to be held on 11 May 2016.

Mr. Macdonald will take on the role of Chairman of the Audit & Risk Committee upon the retirement of David Lindsell, which is anticipated to be at the Company's 2017 Annual General Meeting.

Mr. Lindsell, currently Chairman of Premier's Audit & Risk Committee, will stay on the Board and act as Chairman of the Audit & Risk Committee throughout the forthcoming external audit tender process, which is likely to take place in the fourth quarter of this year.

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