Dr Brian Gilvary

Brian Gilvary

Senior Independent Director (SID)

Appointed: February 2020 (Board), January 2021 (SID)

Skills, experience and contribution:
  • Extensive senior level experience of management, finance and strategy
  • Deep experience of US and UK shareholder engagement
  • Significant experience with, and understanding of, the challenges and opportunities inherent in advancing a sustainable energy future

Brian spent much of his career with bp p.l.c. in senior leadership roles, where he was most recently Chief Financial Officer. His other senior-level experience includes serving on the boards of various commercial and charitable organisations. Brian was Chair of the FTSE 100 Group of Finance Directors, a member of the UK Treasury Financial Management Review Board and has served on various HRH Prince of Wales' Business in the Community Leadership Teams.  

Key current appointments
  • Non-Executive Chairman, INEOS Energy, an INEOS group company
  • Non-Executive Director, the Defence Board, Ministry of Defence  
Committee membership