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Oil Search Limited (OSH.AX)

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Oil Search Limited

Harbourside East Building
Ground Floor
Port Moresby
Papua New Guinea
675 322 5599

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryIndependent Oil & Gas
Full Time Employees1,208

Key Executives

Mr. Peter Robert Botten CBE, B.Sc. ARSMManaging Director and Exec. DirectorN/AN/A62
Mr. Stephen W. Gardiner B.Ec. (Hons), ASA, FCPAChief Financial Officer and Group Sec.N/AN/A58
Mr. Paul Cholakos Bachelor of Engineering (Mining), MBAExec. Gen. Mang. of Technical ServicesN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Michael HerrettExec. Gen. Mang. of HR - Health & Admin.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Michael DrewGen. Counsel and Exec. Gen. Mang.146.47kN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in AUD.


Oil Search Limited explores for, develops, and produces oil and gas properties primarily in Papua New Guinea. The company operates through PNG Business Unit, Exploration, and Other segments. It is involved in the development, production, and sale of liquefied natural gas, crude oil, natural gas, condensate, naphtha, and other refined products; and power generation activities. As of December 31, 2016, the company’s proved and probable reserves, and contingent resources comprised 124 million barrels of oil and condensate; and 6,134.1 billion cubic feet of gas. Oil Search Limited was founded in 1929 and is headquartered in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

Corporate Governance

Oil Search Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of August 1, 2017 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.