Ophir provides the following update on its trading and operations for the period ending 30 June 2017.
The Board and Senior Management bring a broad range of business skills and experience to the Company
Dr Carl Trowell
Independent Non-Executive Director
Dr Carl Trowell was appointed as a Non-Executive Director in August 2016. He is a member of the Nomination, Corporate Responsibility and Technical and Reserves Committees. Carl has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Ensco plc since June 2014. Prior to joining Ensco, Carl was President of Schlumberger Integrated Project Management (IPM) and Schlumberger Production Management (SPM) businesses that provide oil and gas project solutions from rig and field management, to well construction, and production. He was promoted to this role after serving as President – Schlumberger WesternGeco Ltd where he managed more than 6,500 employees with operations in 55 countries. Carl began his professional career as a petroleum engineer with Shell before joining Schlumberger. Carl holds a BSc in Geology from Imperial College London, a PhD in Earth Sciences from the University of Cambridge and an MBA from the Open University.