EnQuest Welcomes Non-Executive Director

EnQuest announced the appointment of Clare Spottiswoode CBE as a Non-Executive Director with effect from July 1, 2011.

Clare has held a number of senior positions in the energy sector including most recently serving as a non-executive director of Tullow Oil PLC in addition to previous roles as Deputy Chairman of British Energy PLC and Director General of Ofgas. She is currently Chairman of Gas Strategies Consulting Ltd and EnergySolutions Inc and serves as a non-executive director at G4S plc and Ilika PLC. Clare is also a member of the Independent Commission on Banking for the UK Treasury.

James Buckee, Chairman of EnQuest, said, "I am delighted to welcome Clare to EnQuest as a Non-Executive Director. Clare's wealth of experience from both within and beyond the energy industry will make her an invaluable addition to the Board. I look forward to working with her as EnQuest continues to develop and execute its strategy."