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About Us

Board of Directors

Directors / Executive Director

Chairman and CEO

Randeep Grewal is the Chairman and Chief Executive of Greka Drilling Limited. He has extensive experience in the oil and gas industry and is the founder of the Greka Group of companies. Randeep acts as Chairman and CEO of the Greka Group and Grewal Family Office. From April 1997 to September 1997 he served as Chairman and CEO of Horizontal Ventures Inc., an oil and gas horizontal drilling technology company that became a subsidiary of Greka in September 1997. Randeep was Corporate Vice President for the Rada Group with the principal responsibility for its global expansion and diversification from its defence roots and operations into a commercial organisation. Since 1986 he has been involved in various joint ventures, acquisitions, mergers and reorganisations in the United States, Europe and the Far East across a range of businesses.

Mr Grewal has a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Northrop University.

Non Executive Director

Non-Executive Director

David Turnbull has been Executive Chairman of Pacific Basin Shipping Limited since July 2008. He has been an independent non-executive director of Pacific Basin Shipping Limited since May 2006. David joined Seabury Asia as Chairman in November 2008. He has been Chairman of Pacific Basin Shipping Limited since January 2008 and became Executive Chairman in July 2008. He was with the Swire Group for 30 years, where he was the immediate past Chairman of Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd., Swire Pacific Ltd. and Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Ltd. He also served as a non-executive director of the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) (January 2005 - December 2005), Hysan Development Co Ltd (May 2005 - January 2006) and Air China Ltd (May 2005 - December 2005). He was appointed a director of Cathay Pacific in 1994 and took up the positions of Deputy Managing Director in 1994, Managing Director in 1996 and Deputy Chairman and Chief Executive in 1998 before his appointment to Chairman in January 2005.

Mr Turnbull has an MA in Economics from Cambridge University.

Non-Executive Director

Bryan Smart is a Chartered Accountant with over 40 years of experience in finance both in professional and commercial roles. Until 1981, he worked for Deloitte as a chartered accountant in both external auditor and management consultancy roles for six years. He joined DaimlerChrysler (UK) Ltd in 1981 rising from internal auditor to financial controller in 1985 and was appointed CFO in 1996. During this period he completed the acquisition and assimilation of Chrysler Jeep in the UK, Lex Autosales and all Mercedes Benz dealers in metropolitan areas and also served on the board of Brunel University. He remains a trustee director of the DaimlerChrysler Pension Fund. Since leaving Daimler in 1996, Mr Smart’s non executive directorships have included Chairman of the Supervisory Board of CarboTech AG, a company based in Salzburg which manufactures carbon fibre components for the automotive industry. He has been a non-executive director of AIM-listed Scotty Group PLC, which supplies satcom solutions for military applications. Bryan has also served on the board of Rangers International Football Club plc. He was an executive director of Tradelinens Ltd, a joint venture established with a Chinese importer until its successful sale in 2014. His current responsibilities include non-executive director roles in AB Dynamics plc, a company that designs and manufactures robotic test equipment for the automotive industry, and also in Greka Drilling Limited and Greka Engineering & Technology Ltd. He also acts as a consultant for Greenoaks Ltd, a Mercedes dealer group and is a trustee of Brooklands Museum. Aside from family, his main passion in life is classic cars which he collects and restores, competing occasionally.

Non-Executive Director

Richard Day is a qualified Solicitor with diverse and successful management experience and extensive knowledge of public markets, fund raisings and corporate governance across a range of sectors. From 2015 he has been non-executive director of combined district heating and power generation company Cogenpower plc. Richard is an Advisory Board Member of Lighthouse which provides advice and support to management teams and he is also a director of RJD Corporate Limited. During 2002 to 2015, Richard was a founding partner and Head of Corporate Finance at institutional stockbroker Arden Partners, which listed on AIM in 2006. From 1990 to 2002, he was Senior Corporate Finance Executive at Cazenove & Co. Prior to that Richard worked as a Solicitor in private practice with various law firms including Simmons & Simmons and Charles Russell in the UK.

Mr Day has a BA (Hons) in English Literature and Language from the University of Central England in Birmingham. He is also a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI).

Non-Executive Director

Mr Mulhearn has over 30 years experience in the financial industry in Australia, Asia, Europe, and the Americas. He commenced his career at Citibank where he worked for 20 years in Australia, London and New York in numerous positions including co-Head of Commodity Finance, Head of Commodity Sales, Head of Asian Commodities and Head of Australian Fixed Income and Derivatives. He worked for Merrill Lynch (New York) in the Structured Finance department before moving to Asia in 2006 where he worked for Standard Chartered Bank (Singapore), JPMorgan Asia (Singapore) and ANZ (Singapore) where he led the development of the commodity and structured commodity finance activities.

Sean is currently CEO and founder of Jacaranda Capital Partners, a boutique advisory and corporate training firm with offices in Sydney and Singapore.

Mr Mulhearn has a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Sydney and obtained formal financial accreditations in the US and Asia.