NSMP strengthens leadership team with new Chief Commercial Officer

North Sea Midstream Partners (“NSMP”), the UK's leading independent midstream specialist announces the appointment of Angela Fletcher as Chief Commercial Officer.

Angela replaces Paul Turner who retires as Commercial and Business Development director after a distinguished career that spanned more than a decade with NSMP.

In her new role, Angela’s focus will be to build on NSMP’s robust growth platform and leverage its strategic industry position which allows us to support the security of supply while actively embracing the energy transition in the UK and Norway.

Angela will play a key role in advancing our strategic plan to transport and process gas safely, and efficiently and to provide a critical link in the energy supply chain.

NSMP owns nearly 600km of gas pipelines in the North Sea and can supply up to 26% of UK gas, making it the largest and most diversified gas transportation and processing system in the UK.

Sayma Cox, Chief Executive at NSMP, said “I am delighted to welcome Angela to NSMP during this pivotal phase of our growth where we are advancing our strategic objectives to fortify our role as a key player in the UK’s evolving energy landscape. At NSMP we take our energy security responsibility extremely seriously, as the gas we handle helps to heat homes and power the economy. We are proud and passionate about what we do and work relentlessly to make a positive difference.

Angela brings a wealth of experience and expertise in identifying strategic and organic growth areas and leading transformational programmes that will be integral in helping us focus on our strategic objectives to deliver best-in-in-class infrastructure and solutions”.

“I would also like to take this opportunity to thank Paul for his outstanding contribution to NSMP. His commitment has been a vital catalyst throughout our transformation over the past decade, playing a crucial role in the acquisition of the) St Fergus Gas Terminal (“SFGT”), to more recently establishing our operations in Norway and investing in the Acorn CCS Project, in which we have a 10% interest. I wish Paul, and his family, all the best in future endeavours”.

“Reflecting on Angela’s appointment which has created a balanced gender split in our leadership team, I see a significant milestone that exemplifies our dedication to fostering diversity and inclusion, a commitment that we believe enhances our collective capabilities and strengthens our resilience in adapting to change”.

Angela has robust experience as a commercial leader in the energy sector, having held senior management and board-level positions. In her previous role as Chief Commercial Officer at Ancala Midstream Acquisitions, she led a team to overseeing the management of midstream infrastructure and actively pursue new UK and Norwegian sector business.

Angela Fletcher, Chief Commercial Officer at NSMP, said: “I am excited to join the NSMP team as we continue to grow our business. Throughout my career, I have worked collaboratively and effectively to deliver business objectives and shape business portfolios to drive sustainable growth. NSMP has a vital role to play in our supporting customers and the countries we operate in to achieve energy security and also to actively contribute to the UK reaching its net zero goals.