In 2009 "David Walker has been appointed as an independent non-executive Director of Aurelian. David is an experienced petroleum executive having held senior positions with Amoco and BHP Billiton. David's experience running Amoco's Southern North Sea operations and track record delivering operated major capital projects in Algeria, Pakistan and Liverpool Bay, will add greatly to the Board's operational knowledge as Aurelian moves its projects into the execution phase. David is currently vice-president and director of strategy and business development at Det Norske Veritas, the Norwegian risk management foundation...
"David Walker (53) is currently a director of BHP Petroleum North Sea Limited which is in members voluntary liquidation.
"During the past five years, David has been a director of BHP Billiton Petroleum Great Britain Limited, BHP Billiton Petroleum Limited and BHP Petroleum (U.K.) Limited: he also served as a member of the advisory Board of Ferrexpo Petroleum Holdings (Cyprus) Ltd."