Georgina Kessel

Independent Non-Executive Director

Date of appointment: 30 May 2018
- HSECR and Audit Committee Member
- Key strengths: Ministerial experience within Mexican Government and knowledge of Mexican energy sector

Ms Kessel joined the Board as an independent Non-executive Director, broadening the expertise of the Board on energy and climate change. Ms Kessel served as Minister of Energy from 2006 to 2011 and chaired the Governing Board of the Federal Electricity Commission. Ms Kessel has been president and a member of the Board Directors of Petróleos Mexicanos (PEMEX). Ms Kessel is a non-executive director of Grupo Financiero Scotia Inverlat, S.A. de C.V. (a subsidiary of The Bank of Nova Scotia) serving as Chair of the Risk Committee and a member of the Audit and Corporate Governance Committees) and a partner in Spectron E&I, energy advisory firm.