Steven was appointed to the Board in March 2013. He is Chairman of the Board.
Steven has over 45 years of diverse natural resources industry and investment banking experience with Amoco, BP, NatWest Markets, CIBC and the Chase Manhattan Bank where he was Senior Vice President. He served as Senior Independent Director at Tullow Oil plc and was a Non-Executive Director of that company for eleven years until January 2013, was an Independent Director at First Quantum Minerals Ltd until June 2012, was an Independent Director at Songa Offshore SE until January 2014 and Non-Executive Chairman of Hurricane Energy plc until June 2021.
Steven received an MA in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge.