OSH.AX - Oil Search Limited

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Oil Search Limited

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

IndustryOil & Gas E&P
Full Time Employees1,410

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Peter Robert Botten B.Sc., CBE, B.Sc. ARSMMD & Exec. Director3.39MN/A1955
Mr. Stephen W. GardinerChief Financial Officer892.93kN/A1959
Mr. Michael HerrettExec. Gen. Mang. of HR - Health & Admin.692.29kN/AN/A
Mr. Michael DrewGroup Sec. and Exec. VP of Corp. & Gen. Counsel746.39kN/AN/A
Mr. Ian MunroExec. Gen. Mang. of Gas, Marketing & Exploration808.76kN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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 in Papua New Guinea, the United States, and Australia. 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, 2018, the company's proved and probable reserves, and contingent resources comprised 253.5 million barrels of oil and condensate; and 6,742.2 billion cubic feet of gas. Oil Search Limited was founded in 1929 and is based in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

Corporate Governance

Oil Search Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 5.

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.