Press releases

Appointment of Corporate Development Director

13 June 2013

Salamander is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Nick Ingrassia as Corporate Development Director, with immediate effect. This is a new role which has been created as the Company continues its expansion and reviews potential opportunities in new and existing markets.

Nick joins from Valiant Petroleum plc (“Valiant”) where he was Corporate Development Manager for six years. At Valiant Nick led a number of new initiatives including Valiant’s entry into Norway and Iceland before it was acquired by Ithaca Energy plc in April 2013 following the conclusion of its strategic review process. Prior to joining Valiant, Nick spent six years in the financial sector including roles at Morgan Stanley in its Energy Investment Banking Division and The Royal Bank of Scotland’s Oil & Gas Project and Structured Finance team.

James Menzies, Chief Executive of Salamander, commented:

“We are delighted that Nick has joined Salamander Energy and on behalf of the whole team, I would like warmly welcome him to the Company. We look forward to benefiting from his broad sector knowledge and expertise to help Salamander realise its growth potential.”



Salamander Energy
020 7432 2680
James Menzies, Chief Executive Officer
Geoff Callow, Head of Corporate Affairs

Brunswick Group LLP
020 7404 5959
Patrick Handley
Elizabeth Adams


About Salamander

Salamander Energy is an independent upstream oil and gas exploration and production company listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange (Ticker: SMDR) and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 index. The Group is focused on growth assets in and around three core areas: Greater Bualuang, Gulf of Thailand; North Kutei, Indonesia; and Greater Kerendan, Indonesia. In each of these areas the Group has a material, operated position and a detailed understanding of the petroleum systems of the basin.