Azinor Catalyst, the Seacrest Group-backed E&P company focused on the UK Continental Shelf, has appointed John McGoldrick to its advisory board to assist the company in its exploration and expansion plans in the North Sea.
McGoldrick brings over 30 years of upstream experience in a variety of senior management roles, notably at Enterprise Oil where he was responsible for its US operations up until Shell’s takeover in 2002. Since then, he has served as executive chairman of Caza Oil & Gas Inc. (formerly Falcon Bay Energy LLC), which he took public in Toronto and London in 2007, becoming non-executive chairman in 2010.
From 2008 to 2013, McGoldrick was a non-executive director of Vanguard Natural Resources LLC. In January 2012, he joined Dart Energy International as CEO, subsequently becoming CEO of Dart Energy in March 2013. He held this post until Dart Energy’s takeover by IGas at the end of 2014.