Aberdeen-based Dana Petroleum has appointed Paul Barnett as the new Managing Director of its Egypt business.

Paul took up his new position on 15 April. He has over 32 years of international exploration and production experience. Paul spent over 18 years with Shell in technical and managerial roles in Europe and the Middle East, and most recently held senior management roles for Hess Corporation in Libya and Russia.

Marcus Richards, Group Chief Executive said: “I’m delighted to welcome Paul to Dana at what is an exciting time for the Group. Paul’s extensive experience leading operations in the Middle East will be a central part of driving our business in Egypt forward.”

Paul Barnett, Dana’s Egypt Managing Director said: “I’m very enthusiastic about my role with Dana, the company’s growth plans are very exciting and I look forward to taking on a new challenge, together with the team in Egypt.”

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