Lundin Petroleum appoints general manager, Malaysia and managing director SE Asia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- Lundin Petroleum AB has appointed Paul Atkinson as general manager for Malaysia and managing director for its Southeast Asia business.
Atkinson is joining Lundin Petroleum from Talisman Energy where he has held various senior managerial positions since 2001. He most recently held the position of V.P. and general manager for Australia and Papua New Guinea.
Prior to joining Talisman Energy in 2001 Atkinson held various positions in Lundin’s predecessor companies including operations manager in Malaysia for Lundin Oil. Atkinson holds a degree in Petroleum Engineering as well as a MBA.
Atkinson will commence his position in early February 2014. He will be based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, with the majority of Lundin Petroleum's SE Asia activities being focused on Malaysia.