Jim Leng "is a non-executive director of both Alstom SA, a French engineering company where he chairs the nomination and remuneration committee, and TNK-BP, the largest independent Russian oil and gas company, and he is also the European Chairman of AEA, an American private equity partnership. He is the lead non-executive director of the Ministry of Justice, a senior adviser to HSBC, and a non-executive director of HSBC Bank plc, J O Hambro Investment Management Ltd and a governor of Ashridge College. From 2003 to 2008 he was Chairman of Corus Group plc, a global steel company sold to Tata Steel of India where he was also Deputy Chairman until January 2008." 
- Director, Genel Energy
Resources and articles
- Genel Energy Board, organizational web page, accessed April 21, 2012.