Mr Coleman Former BP Vice President in charge of Group Safety Performance talks about The BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

by Nick Coleman

Nick Coleman

Nick Coleman's oil & gas career covered oilfield operation, sub-surface numerical simulation, business administration and corporate governance. He was a BP Vice President, with responsibility for corporate safety performance reporting, when Texas City happened. He is now, among other things, non-executive chair of the Royal Brompton & Harefield Foundation Trust's Risk & Safety Committee.

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