+ David Messina - Director

David Messina has been a key principal at Hutton Energy Ltd since its establishment in 2009.

Mr Messina has over twenty years multi-sector experience in the Energy, Oil and Gas and Agricultural industries, holding senior positions in executive management, strategic and business development. Having lived and worked in numerous countries he has acquired global management experience with both start-up and mature businesses, including five years in Eastern Europe where he successfully developed greenfield business in the Energy sector; Oil and Gas (Conventional, CBM, Shale) and renewables (biomass, biofuels, geothermal).

Mr Messina oversees all aspects of group's operations and manages the successful relationships with key industry players as well as European, national and local governments; He has identified key partnerships to develop acreage across Europe and has a track record of raising substantial funding.

As one of the founding principals of Hutton Energy he has been instrumental in the development of the company's European portfolio.

+ Frank Maio - Exploration Director

Mr Maio is a highly experienced geologist specialising in the identification, exploration and development of conventional, and more recently, unconventional hydrocarbons. He identified core areas of the Marcellus shale play before it became popular, brought investment teams that purchased over 800,000 acres and worked with operators in defining exploration drill sites. Mr Maio is responsible for identifying all the licenses currently under application by Hutton Energy.

+ Grant Glanfield

Grant is a Chartered Accountant with over 30 years’ experience in finance. After training and management roles at KPMG and Deloitte, he held senior financial, risk management and business development roles at major investment banks, including Credit Suisse, UBS and HSBC. He joined Hutton in 2012 with a track record of successful delivery on business development roles globally, including structuring, securitisations and public offerings.

As well as ensuring that the Group's good governance, reporting and regulatory requirements have been met, Grant has been instrumental in the successful execution of Hutton’s investment strategies throughout.

+ Pawel Zuk - Country Manager, Poland

Mr Zuk has over twenty years’ experience in the oil and gas industry, working in both domestic and international markets.

He most recently spent twelve years in various management positions at Shell Group Companies in Poland, including Country Chairman and General Manager, Retail Sales & B2B Commercial Fuels. With an impressive background in business development, integrated company strategy and operations, he has a proven track record of successful project management and operations in the oil and gas arena.

+ Tomasz Rosowski -  Senior Geologist

Mr Rosowski is a Polish national who has most recently worked at SLR Consulting in Ireland. As a project geologist, he was responsible for providing geological documentation and preparing final geological reports for international clients and government institutions as well as creating applications for land drilling permissions and permits.

Tomasz holds a Bachelor and Master’s Degrees in Petroleum Geology from the University of Science and Technology in Krakow.