Our Board Members
Board and Committee Memberships
Carlos joined the Board on 1 January 2015.
Skills and experience: Carlos has held a number of senior positions in the energy industry and is a senior leader in energy geopolitics and economic and commercial development. He is a fellow and senior research scholar at the Centre on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University. Between 2011 and 2014 Carlos established and directed the US State Department's Energy Resource Bureau and until August 2014 Carlos was special envoy and coordinator for international energy affairs, acting as senior adviser to the US Secretary of State on energy issues. He has also served as US ambassador in Mexico and Ukraine.
External appointments: Non-resident senior fellow at the Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University and senior vice-president, global energy, international affairs, IHS Inc.
Responsibilities: Our Non-Executive Directors, through their diverse experience and skills, scrutinise the performance of management and constructively challenge and help develop our strategy. They uphold high standards of integrity and probity. They form the Audit, Nominations, Remuneration and SHESEC Committees.