Michael Sheridan, Chief Executive Officer


Michael Sheridan replaced Brent Emmett as Chief Executive Officer and as a Director of the Company with effect on 1 July 2018.  


Michael has been Horizon Oil’s Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary since 2003.  He has been responsible for the Company’s financial, commercial and legal affairs. Prior to joining Horizon Oil, Michael held positions with international resource companies including Ampolex Limited, RGC Limited and Minera Alumbrera Limited in commercial and financial management areas. 


Michael has been an integral member of Horizon Oil’s executive management team, along with Brent Emmett and Alan Fernie, and this will ensure continuity as Horizon Oil moves to the next stage of its growth.   Michael’s qualifications includes a Bachelor of Economics, Bachelor of Laws and Master of Laws and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment.


Member of Risk Management and Disclosure Committees.


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