In a statement released after Tuesday’s close, the company noted that Hartley brings extensive senior private equity investor and non-executive director experience. He will chair the company’s remuneration and audit committees.
At the same time, the group noted, Robin Pinchbeck has retired from its board. He has been a non-executive director of the company since 2011.
"I am pleased to welcome Neil to the board. His extensive knowledge of our sector plus his experience of private equity, investment banking and strategic consultancy will further enhance the board's capabilities,” Enteq chairman Iain Paterson said.
"I would like to thank Rob for the major contribution he has made to Enteq Upstream since his appointment. His counsel has proved invaluable to the Board throughout his tenure," he added.