IGas announced today its interim non-executive chairman, Cuth McDowell, is retiring after 10 years on the board.
He will be replaced later this year by Chris Hopkinson, currently non-executive chairman of the oil and gas company, Enwell Energy.
Mr Hopkinson has worked for Shell International, Yukos, Lukoil Overseas and Imperial Energy Group. He later held executive posts with TNK-BP, BG Group, International Petroleum Limited and KazMunayGas in Kazakhstan.
In a statement today, Mr Hopkinson said:
“I am excited to be joining IGas and helping to support the team in driving the business forward to create future shareholder value through its existing cash-generative assets and through its bold energy transition strategy.”