Michael has a wealth of experience in the energy and resources sectors having spent 38 years at Ernst & Young specialising in the provision of services to a wide variety of mining and metals and oil and gas clients. Michael holds a BA in Economics and Accounting from the University of Sheffield, and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales and a member of the UK Energy Institute. He also holds an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from the Schiller International University.
Independent non-executive director and audit committee chair at Kaz Minerals PLC and Lenta Limited, board member and trustee of Action Aid International, independent director, audit committee chair and compensation committee chair at Transocean Partners LLC and independent director and audit committee chair at Gem Diamonds Ltd
Audit (Chair) and Environment & Community Committees