Committees: Audit, Remuneration and Risk
Appointed: 1 August 2012
Phil Nolan holds a BSc and PhD in Geology and has an MBA from the London Business School. Phil spent 15 years with BP working in the UK, the US, Australia and Southeast Asia. Latterly he was responsible for acquisition and disposals for BP Exploration worldwide and was managing director of Interconnector (UK) Limited which built and operates the gas pipeline between Bacton and Zeebrugge. He joined BG Group plc (‘BG Group’) where he was chief executive officer of Transco which runs the UK gas pipeline network and sat as an executive member of the BG Group board. On demerger from BG Group, Phil was chief executive officer of the Lattice Group plc, a FTSE 100 company. Subsequently Phil was chief executive officer of eircom Limited, the national Irish telecoms company.
Other principal external appointments: Chairman of the John Laing Group plc an international infrastructure developer and investor with operations in the UK, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and North America. Phil is also chairman of the Ulster Bank and Affinity Water Limited.