Lundin Petroleum AB has appointed Nick Walker as senior vice president of development and operations. Walker will join Lundin Petroleum with immediate effect, and will have the responsibility of overseeing all worldwide development projects and being a member of Lundin Petroleum’s Investment Committee.
Walker comes to his new role from Africa Oil Corp., where he has been COO since 2012. From 2009 to 2011, he held the position of executive vice president for international operations at Talisman Energy. Prior to this, he held various managerial, operational, and commercial positions at Talisman Energy, Bow Valley, and BP.
Walker holds a degree in mining engineering from Imperial College London and a degree in computer science from University College London, as well as a Master of Business Administration degree from City University Business School, which is also in London.