David Harris
David Harris
David Harris is a British citizen and currently resides in Geneva. He is one of Petrolin's nominated directors to the board of ND Western Ltd.

David is Director of Corporate Affairs at Petrolin and joined Petrolin on a permanent basis in November 2012 having previously provided advice to Petrolin since 1997 on an external basis.

Prior to joining Petrolin, David was a director of a large financial advisory firm for 19 years and before that a director of Coopers & Lybrand (now PWC). His particular areas of expertise are a broad knowledge of commercial, legal and accounting matters and a deep understanding of multi-jurisdictional transactions.

Previously, he was Director of;

  • • Various semi-public investment funds
    • Inergia Petroleum Limited-an unlisted investor in certain marginal fields in Nigeria
    • New Concept Mining Pty, a South African manufacturer of specialised mining equipment where he also chaired both the Audit and Risk Committees
    • Hallin Marine PLC (listed on London's AIM market until its takeover by Superior Energy. Hallin was a provider of subsea services to the oil industry.
    • Various subsidiaries of the Genting Berhad Group of Malaysia as part of which he was subject to in depth personal vetting by the Casino Regulatory Authority of Singapore before being approved as a director of a licensable company.