Future of Energy: Andrew Gould
March 22, 2007 – "The Uncertainty of Energy Data"
Andrew Gould, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Schlumberger Limited
Mr. Andrew F. J. Gould, BA, FCA served as the Chief Executive Officer of Schlumberger Oilfield Services. Mr. Gould served as the Chief Executive Officer of Schlumberger Limited from February 2003 to August 1, 2011. He served as a Head of Corporate Development for Solimar Energy Limited until March 31, 2009. He served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Schlumberger Ltd. from March 2002 to February 2003. Mr. Gould served as an Executive Vice President of Oilfield Services from January 1999 to March 2002 and OFS Products from February 1998 to January 1999. He served in Asia, Europe and the US. He served a succession of financial and operational management positions within Schlumberger group. In a series of assignments, he served as Treasurer of Schlumberger Limited. He served as President of Sedco Forex, Wireline & Testing and Oilfield Services Products. He started his career at Schlumberger in 1975 in its Internal Audit department in Paris. He served at Ernst & Young. He has been the Chairman of BG Group plc since May 16, 2012. He served as the Chairman of Schlumberger Limited from February 2003 to April 11, 2012. He served as Chairman of Schlumberger Oilfield Services. He serves as Member of Advisory Board at L1 Energy Fund. He serves as a Member of the Development Advisory Board at the Royal Academy of Engineering. He has been a Director of Saudi Arabian Oil Company since November 2013. Mr. Gould has been a Non Executive Director of BG Group plc since June 1, 2011. He has been a Member of the Advisory Board of the King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia since 2007. He has been a Member of the commercialisation advisory board of Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine, London since 2002. He has been a Member of the Board of Trustees at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia since October 2008. Mr. Gould served as Non Executive Director at Rio Tinto Group since 2002 and served as its Senior Independent Director. He served as an Independent Non Executive Director of Rio Tinto Ltd. and Rio Tinto PLC from December 2002 to May 10, 2012 and served as their Senior Independent Non Executive Director from 2008 to May 10, 2012. He served as a Director of Schlumberger Limited from 2002 to April 11, 2012. He served as Director of Schlumberger Oilfield Services. Mr. Gould was a Member of the UK Prime Minister's Council of Science and Technology from 2004 to 2007 and served as Vice President of Technology of the United States National Petroleum Council’s 2007 report, ‘The Hard Truths about Energy’. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Ernst & Young and The Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales. Mr. Gould holds a Bachelor's degree in Economic History from Cardiff University.