Aker Appoints New Head of Industry and IR

Aker Solutions has recruited David Phillips from HSBC Global Equity Research as Head of industry and investor relations.

Aker Appoints New Head of Industry and IRMr. Phillips, 43, served as global co-head of oil and gas research and managing director at HSBC since mid-2011, after joining the bank as an analyst in 2005.

He earlier specialized as an analyst covering the chemicals sector for banks including Commerzbank, Morgan Stanley and Dresdner Kleinwort Benson.

Mr. Phillips will be based at Aker Solutions’ London office and report to the company’s Cchief Financial Officer.

He has a BA in Chemistry from Oxford University and a PhD in Chemistry from Cambridge University.

Aker Solutions is a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry.

The company is present worldwide and employs approximately 28,000 people in about 30 countries.

June 13, 2014