Genel Energy Plc (LON:GENL) has appointed Canan Ediboğlu as its new independent non-executive director with immediate effect.
Ediboğlu, formerly CEO of Shell Turkey, joins the board to return the balance between independent and non-independent directors.
"We are delighted to welcome Canan to the board,” said David McManus, Genel chairman.
“She has a wealth of relevant industry and financial experience, as well as extensive work with NGOs.
“Canan will bring further insight and perspective to the Board as we aim to fulfil our goal of generating significant shareholder value, while acting as a socially responsible contributor to the global energy mix."