Santos appoints Roc Oil’s chief executive as CFO

Australian oil and gas company Santos has appointed ROC Oil’s Anthony Neilson as its new Chief Financial Officer.

Currently the Chief Executive Officer of Roc Oil Company (ROC), Neilson is expected to start duties with Santos in December 2016.

Before working in ROC, Neilson held commercial, financial, and business services roles at Caltex Australia, Credit Suisse First Boston in London, and Arthur Andersen in Sydney.

Neilson holds a Masters of Business Administration from AGSM and is a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia and a Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Santos Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Kevin Gallagher, said: “We are very pleased to have secured a high caliber and accomplished executive in Anthony Neilson.”

“Anthony has over 14 years’ experience in upstream and downstream oil and gas. His strong financial and risk management skills will further enable Santos to reduce costs, increase operating cash flow and manage its balance sheet to create value for its shareholders. Anthony will join a new Executive Committee which has the technical capabilities needed to transform Santos into a reliable, low-cost and high-performance business.”

Santos added that its current Chief Financial Officer, Andrew Seaton, who recently announced his retirement from Santos after eleven years of service, will remain with the company to ensure an orderly transition.

Share this article

Follow Offshore Energy Today

Posted on September 19, 2016 with tags , .

Events>

<< Feb 2020 >>
MTWTFSS
27 28 29 30 31 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 1

Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference (OEEC) 2020

Offshore Energy addresses the technical, operational and commercial challenges associated with future sector growth.

read more >

CERAWeek 2020

 Each year, CERA clients gathered for a few days in Houston…

read more >

Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2020

The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) showcases leading-edge technology for offshore drilling, exploration…

read more >

OWI APAC 2020

Over the two-day conference, 30 expert speakers will share exclusive insight to help drive well work efficiencies through innovative…

read more >

Jobs>

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply