Board of Directors


James Parsons

Executive Chairman

James is an experienced AIM Chairman with over 20 years’ experience in the fields of strategy, management, finance and corporate development.

He is currently Chairman of Ascent Resources plc and a Non-Executive Director of Echo Energy plc.

James is a qualified accountant and has a BA Honours in Business Economics



Marco Fumagalli

Non-Executive Director

Marco Fumagalli is Managing Partner at Continental Investment Partners SA, a Swiss-based fund. Marco is a well-known Italian businessman who was previously a Group Partner at 3i.

Marco is a qualified accountant and holds a degree in Business Administration from Bocconi University in Milan.

He is a Non-Executive Director at Sound Energy plc and Ascent Resources plc.

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Tom Richardson

Non-Executive Director

Tom is an experienced Director of listed companies. He is currently Chairman of Fenikso Limited and an independent director of Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited. In addition, Tom was an Executive Director of Nostrum Oil & Gas Plc a UK FTSE 250 premium listed company. Prior to working in Oil & Gas Tom has worked for ING, JP Morgan and NM Rothschild covering investment banking, capital markets and credit. Tom has a B.Sc in Economics & Politics from the University of Bristol.