OSLO, NORWAY, 06 SEPTEMBER 2017
Dr. Alan Parsley has been appointed as new Chairman of the Board of Directors of Pandion Energy AS (“Pandion Energy”). Parsley comes to Pandion Energy with over 45 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry, predominantly at Shell, where he held senior positions including Global Head of Exploration and Head of New Business Ventures, Chief Executive of Shell Syria and Chairman of Shell Australia. Parsley is currently an Executive Board Member of Kerogen Capital, and a Non-executive Director of Buried Hill Energy and Chair of Zennor Petroleum, both of which are Kerogen’s portfolio companies. He also formerly served as a member of the Board of Woodside Petroleum Ltd.

Alan Parsley has replaced Jason Cheng, who will continue to serve as a Board member of Pandion Energy.

Parsley graduated from the University of Edinburgh and holds a BSc and a PhD in Geology. He was a member of the Court of Heriot-Watt University from 2005 to 2011.

“Pandion Energy has had an excellent start on the NCS, which underpins the skillset and the experience of the team. The company has an established portfolio of licenses, and has recently submitted their first APA applications on September 1. We see great potential on the NCS and are currently evaluating several prospects for further growth”, says Parsley.

Pandion Energy, founded in November 2016, is a private oil and gas company focusing on exploration, appraisal and development opportunities on the Norwegian continental shelf.

Dr. Alan Parsley utnevnt som ny styreleder i Pandion Energy

OSLO,  6. SEPTEMBER 2017

Dr. Alan Parsley overtar som ny styreleder i Pandion Energy AS (“Pandion Energy”). Parsley har mer enn 45 års erfaring i olje- og gassbransjen, hovedsakelig fra Shell, der han har hatt en rekke ledende stillinger. Han har blant annet vært direktør for leting og forretningsutvikling globalt, administrerende direktør i Shell Syria, samt styreleder i Shell Australia.

Parsley er i dag også styremedlem i Kerogen Capital, samt to av Kerogens andre porteføljeselskaper Buried Hill Energy og Zennor Petroleum, sistnevnte der han også er styreleder. Parsley har tidligere hatt styreverv i Woodside Petroleum Ltd.

Han erstatter tidligere styreleder Jason Cheng, som fortsetter som styremedlem i Pandion Energy.

Parsley har en doktorgrad i geologi fra Universitetet i Edinburgh, Skottland og satt som styremedlem i Heriot-Watt University i Edinburgh i perioden 2005 – 2011.

“Pandion Energy har fått en god start på norsk sokkel, hvilket underbygger kvaliteten og erfaringen til dette teamet. Selskapet har allerede en etablert lisensportefølje og leverte nylig i sin første TFO søknad 1. september. Vi ser et stort potensial på norsk sokkel og vurderer for tiden flere nye muligheter for videre vekst”, sier Parsley.

Pandion Energy ble etablert i november 2016 og er et privateid olje- og gasselskap som satser på leting og utvikling av olje- og gassressurser på norsk sokkel.