McCoss Joins Tullow's Board

Tullow Oil plc has appointed Angus McCoss to the Board of Tullow as Exploration Director with immediate effect. Angus joined the Group in April this year as General Manager - Exploration. As Exploration Director Angus will continue to be responsible for the implementation of Tullow's exploration programs, the continued growth and renewal of the Group's acreage portfolio and the ongoing development of Tullow's worldwide technical team.

"I am delighted to welcome Angus to the Board at an exciting time in Tullow's development," said Pat Plunkett, Tullow's chairman. "The management of the exploration portfolio and activities is a critical part of our long-term growth strategy. Since joining the Group earlier this year Angus has made a significant contribution to the business and we look forward to working with him for many years to come."