Russell O’Brien

Group Chief Financial Officer

Russell was appointed as Group Chief Financial Officer on 1 March 2023.

Russell Obrien

Board and Committee Memberships


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Relevant Skills and Experience:

Russell brings broad experience from across the energy value chain. He spent 25 years with Shell plc in a variety of roles and geographies. His roles included global Chief Financial Officer for both Shell's Integrated Gas and Retail businesses and most recently Group Treasurer.

Previous Experience:

Russell was Group Treasurer at Shell plc. Prior to this he has held a number of senior Chief Financial Officer roles at Shell plc. He is a Management Accountant who graduated from St. Andrews University in 1995.

External Appointments:



Responsible for providing strategic financial leadership of the Company and day-to-day management of the finance function.

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