Tullow Oil plc has announced the appointment of Dr Michael Daly as a non-executive Director with effect from 1st June 2014.

Daly joins Tullow with extensive oil & gas experience following a successful 28-year career at BP. Most recently, he was Executive Vice President Exploration, and a member of BP’s Group Executive team until January 2014. During his time at BP he held a variety of senior business management and exploration positions including Group Vice President, Exploration & New Ventures, and Regional President Middle East & South Asia. Daly is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Arctic, an Advisory Board Member of the British Geological Survey and a visiting professor at the University of Oxford.