Non-Executive Independent Director
Mr. Nicholas John Clayton is NonExecutive Chairman of the Board of Sterling Energy PLC. Nicholas was appointed a nonexecutive Director of the Company in October 2009. Nicholas is chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration and Nomination Committees. Nicholas has provided strategic and corporate finance advice to a number of public and private oil and gas companies since January 2007. Between August 2005 and December 2006 he was Global CoHead of Oil and Gas Corporationrationrate Finance for Canaccord Adams. For the previous 5 years he held the position of Global Head of Oil and Gas Corporationrationrate Finance for Dresdner Kleinwort Benson the investment bank having previously been Global Head of Oil and Gas Research between 1997 and 2000. Nicholas obtained a first class honours degree in Business Studies from Portsmouth Polytechnic in 1985. Nicholas serves as a nonexecutive Director of Alpha Petroleum Resources Limited and Circle Oil plc where he is chairman of the Audit Committee.
Age: 51 Director Since 2016