Carol Bell (b.1958)

Carol Bell (b. 1958) joined the board in 2014. She holds an MA in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge and a PhD in Archaeology from University College London. Since 2000, after having worked within the oil and gas industry and investment banking (with JP Morgan and Chase Manhattan), she has divided her time between a range of activities, notably being non-executive director in the energy sector, conducting academic research and as a charity trustee. She currently sits on the boards of PGS ASA and Salamander Energy plc. as well as being a member of the Authority that governs the Welsh language television channel (S4C). She has also served on the boards of Hardy Oil & Gas plc., Revus Energy ASA, Det norske oljeselskap ASA and Caracal Energy Inc. She is a trustee of the Renewable Energy Foundation (a UK think tank) the National Museum of Wales, The British School at Athens, Cardiff University and the Institute for Archaeometallurgical studies. Carol is a British citizen and resides in London and Cardiff.