"Sir Graham retired in 2002 as Chairman of Enterprise Oil plc, a London Stock Exchange and NYSE listed oil and gas exploration and production company, where he had held that position since 1991, previously serving as Chief Executive from 1984 to 1991. Sir Graham currently serves as Chairman of Catlin Group Limited, an insurance company and Braemar Shipping Services Group plc. Sir Graham is a non-executive director at Rowan Companies Inc., a drilling company. Sir Graham qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales in 1959 and practised law in England and the US from 1959 to 1967, following which he joined as an executive of the Industrial Reorganisation Corporation and then as an executive director of NM Rothschild & Sons Limited. He was subsequently appointed Finance Director of Courtaulds plc and then as Chief Executive of two publicly listed oil and gas companies. He has variously served as a director of a number of public and private companies including Gallaher Group plc, Wellcome plc, Reckitt & Colman plc and Novar plc. Sir Graham was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 1990 and a Knight Bachelor in 1998 for services to the oil industry."