Seadrill Partners Changes Management and the Board of Directors

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 6/19/2019, Location: Europe

Seadrill Partners (SDLP) is pleased to announce changes to its Management team and Board of Directors, effective July 1, 2019.

John T. Roche will be appointed as Chief Executive Officer and join the Board of Directors. John has been SDLP's Chief Financial Officer since 2015 and his appointment to CEO comes following the previously announced decision by Mark Morris to step down at the end of June 2019.

Grant Creed will be appointed as Chief Financial Officer. Grant has been with Seadrill Limited for 8 years, most recently as head of M&A and will continue in this capacity on a part time basis. He is a chartered accountant and prior to joining Seadrill Limited spent 7 years with Deloitte in transaction services and audit roles.

Leif Nelson will join the Board of Directors. Leif has been Seadrill Limited's Chief Operating Officer since 2015 and has over 21 years' experience in the drilling industry. Prior to joining Seadrill Limited he held various operational roles for Transocean and sits on the Executive Committee of the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC).

Harald Thorstein, Chairman of SDLP commented, "John, Grant and Leif have played integral parts in our business over many years. I congratulate them on these new roles and look forward to continuing our work together. Finally, I would like to thank Mark for his support and valuable contribution during his time as CEO and I wish him well in his future pursuits."


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