​​Sir Graham Hearne

Sir Graham James Hearne, Chairman, Enterprise Oil plc, 1991-2002 and was the Chief Executive ,office 1984-1991. He was born on 23rd November 1937 and is married with four children.  He received his education in Birmingham.

His career has covered the following positions:

  • ​·         Admitted Solicitor 1959.
  • ·         Pinsent & Co., Solicitors, 1959-1963. 
  • ·         Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, Attorney NYC 1963-1966. 
  • ·         Herbert Smith & Co., Solicitors, 1966-1967. 
  • ·         Industrial Reorganization Committee 1967-1968.
  • ·          N M Rothschild & Sons Ltd. 1968-1977. 
  •                                                ·         Non-Executive Director: N.M. Rothschild & Sons Ltd. 1970.
  •                                                ·         Finance Director, Courtaulds plc 1977-1981. 
  •                                                ·        Chief Executive, Tricentrol plc 1981-1983. 
  •                                                ·         Group Managing Director, Carless, Capel & Leonard plc 1983-1984.
  •                                                ·         C.B.E. in 1990 and a Knight Bach elor in 1998 for services to the oil industry.
  •                                                ·         Braemar Seascope Group plc 1999-2002 (Non-Executive Chairman).
  •                                                ·         High Sheriff of Greater London 1995-1996.
  •                                                ·         Gallaher Group Plc 1997 (Non-Executive Deputy Chairman)
  •                                                ·         Rothschilds Continuation Holdings AG 1999-2006.
  •                                                ·         Novar plc 1999-2005 (Non-Executive Chairman).
  •                                                ·         Personalprint.com Limited 2001.
  •                                                ·         Catlin Group Limited 2003 (Chairman). 
  •                                                ·         Wellstream Limited 2003.
  •                                                ·         Rowan Companies, Inc. 2004.
  •                                                ·         Vetco International 2004; 
  •                                                ·         Stratic Energy Corporation 2005.
  •                                                ·         Revus Energy 2005.
  •                                                ·         Energy Development Partners 2005.​