Alastair Maxwell proposed as new member of Board of Directors, Maersk Drilling
|It has been announced that Alastair Maxwell has been proposed as member of the Board of Directors of The Drilling Company of 1972 A/S (Maersk Drilling). Alastair Maxwell is expected to be elected as a member of the Board of Directors of Maersk Drilling in connection with the approval of the demerger of A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S (Maersk) at the Annual General Meeting of Maersk on 2 April 2019. |
|Alastair Maxwell is currently CFO of GasLogLtd and GasLog Partners LP as well as a board member of several companies within the GasLog Group. Prior hereto, Alastair Maxwell had a 29 year career in the investment banking industry, most recently as Co-Head of Energy Investment Banking in Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Alastair Maxwell holds a Bachelor of Arts in Modern Languages (Spanish and Portuguese) (Honours), Worcester College, Oxford University, and has attended the Corporate Finance Evening Programme, London Business School.|
“I am pleased that Alastair Maxwell has accepted to be proposed as new member of the Board of Directors of the company following the demerger. Alastair has a strong international profile with more than 30 years of capital markets experience, and a profound understanding of the oil and gas value chain, which will strengthen the Board composition further,” says Claus V. Hemmingsen, Chairman of Maersk Drilling.