Tony Hayward

Mind the Reputation Gap

Gavin Megaw | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK
Gavin Megaw

Warren Buffett isn't often wrong. Yet he was when he said: 'It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it.' Most reputations are severely damaged because an organisation has failed over many years to operationally live up to the high expectations set by their PR and marketing activity.

Ex-BP CEO Chooses Sea Protection Forum to Talk About Spill

Simon Johns | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK
Simon Johns

BP should have done more to prevent the Gulf of Mexico oil spill two years ago but the company's complacency was not unique in the industry, former CEO Tony Hayward said this week in his most public comments yet about the disaster.

Unhappy Forecasts: Iraq's Future Oil Plagued by Problems

Shwan Zulal | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK
Shwan Zulal

Political power struggles have set the industry back and there doesn't seem to be any sign that the jostling for position will end soon. The fact that some oil companies are no longer sure if they even want to stay in Iraq can only be a testament to the fact that, after nine years, Iraq's oil policy has failed and that a change of direction is needed.

BP 'To Be Sued' Over Oil Spill

PA | Posted 28.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Oil giant BP is set to take another battering after a US judge ruled thousands of fishermen and business owners hit by the Gulf o...

Kurdistan Region defy Baghdad & grants new oil contracts

Shwan Zulal | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK
Shwan Zulal

By: Shwan Zulal The Rush for Kurdish Oil and Gas has stepped up a notch this week. More options exercised and two other hydrocarbon deal done plus re...