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New appointments to the Board of Directors



Friday, August 1, 2014

New appointments to the Board of Directors

Following the Annual General Meeting held on 12th June in Southampton, OSRL is pleased to announce a number of new appointments to the Board of Directors.

They are as follows:

  • Mr Declan O’Driscoll, Technical Director (Oil Spill Response Limited) is newly appointed as a Executive Director.
  • Mr Brian Horsburgh , GM - HSSE (Shell) is newly appointed as a Director from Bands 1 for a term of three years.
  • Mr Peter Devenis, Manager Global HSE Support/Crisis Management (Talisman Energy Inc) is newly appointed as a Director from Bands 2-6 for a term of three years.
  • Mr Josh Soybel, Manager, Crisis Management & Emergency Response/Marine Well Response (ConocoPhilips) is newly appointed as a Director from Bands 2-6 for a term of three years.

The Board extended a warm welcome to Mr Declan O’Driscoll, Mr Brian Horsburgh, Mr Peter Devenis and Mr Josh Soybel, and also expressed appreciation to Ms Sophie Fallou, Mr Lon Langlois, Mr Paolo Linzi and Mr John Weust for their contributions during their Directorships.

Executive Directors
Robert Limb (OSRL) - CEO
Tony Prest (OSRL) - Finance Director
Declan O’Driscoll (OSRL) – Technical Director

Non- Executive Directors
Jon Lay (ExxonMobil) - Chairman
Rob Day (BP)
Roland Festor (Total)
Declan O’Driscoll (OSRL) – Technical Director
Jeff Patry (Chevron Corporation)
Julia Pilkington (Trafigura)
Raphael L. Vermeir CBE (ConocoPhillips)
Khalid Al-Dossary (Saudi Aramco)
Tim Sargent (Noble Energy Inc)
Brian Horsburgh (Shell)
Peter Devenis (Talisman Energy)
Josh Soybel (ConocoPhilips)