Supervisory Board of Directors
Dr. Golden has spent almost forty years in the global oil and gas industry. After earning his Ph.D. in Physics, he joined Shell in 1977, later joining BP in 1982. He held numerous executive positions in North America, including President of BP’s North American E&P business. For much of his last decade with BP, he served as Group Vice President—Exploration and Production. During this period, he was involved with the development and operation of BP’s business in North America, Europe, South America, West Africa and Russia. Dr. Golden retired from BP at the beginning of 2006. He is a Partner of Edgewater Energy LLC, a Texas based oil and gas company. Additionally he serves on the Board of Directors of Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an international offshore drilling company and Cobalt International Energy Inc., an international E&P company.