Effective leadership, developing oil shale market prospects
Executive Chairman and Director
Andrew has over 13 years’ experience in capital markets and corporate finance. He is a member of the UK’s Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment (CISI). Before joining TomCo, Andrew was instrumental in growing a number of companies in a variety of sectors including technology, media and energy. Andrew was appointed to the Board in July 2015.
Chief Executive Director
Accomplished Chief Executive and project manager with many years' experience working within the energy sector. John brings a wide range of skills, knowledge and industry connections. John's proficiencies in understanding and identifying best technologies in projects and his proven abilities in developing relationships with stakeholders, including operators, politicians, financiers, technology providers, regulators and so on, are well proven and have brought great value to the companies he has previously worked with.
Small-cap sector focused Corporate Financier. Initially having focused on Operational Management within financial services companies, Alex moved into corporate finance in 2003 and has been involved in numerous fund raising, stock market flotations and corporate actions for both private and public companies. For 12 years he has concentrated predominately on London Small-cap businesses, including four and a half years working for SME Stock Exchanges.
Malcolm has a wide range of experience in corporate life, with roles as Chairman, Non- Executive Director, Chair of Audit, CEO, COO and CFO for a number of companies. He is an adviser on compliance and governance, strategy and operational improvement, and managing the risks of rapid change.
Laurence brings over 19 years of experience to the Board having worked with numerous hydrocarbon and mining companies on corporate development, cross border transactions including sales and mergers, IPOs and capital markets compliance. Within the hydrocarbon sectors, Mr Read has been involved in both exploration and operating projects located in the FSU, USA, Europa, North Western Australia, Africa and PNG. In addition to oil field development, he has worked in processed fuels and the commercial development of gas fields. Currently, Mr Read is CEO of Bezant Resources, an executive director of Europa Metals, senior partner of Mowbrai Ltd and a non-executive director of Capital Metals. Within the publicly quoted company arena, Mr Read has corporate experience working within the regulatory frameworks of the UK exchanges, TSX, TSX.V JSE, ASX, Oslo and Hong Kong.