David Peattie joined the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority as its Chief Executive Officer in 2017. David is also chairman of NDA’s subsidiary, Pacific Nuclear Transport Ltd (PNTL), a specialist nuclear shipping company.
David began his career at British Petroleum in 1979 as a petroleum engineer and during his 33 years at the company held a number of technical, commercial and senior management positions.
His roles at BP included Head of BP Group Investor Relations, Commercial Director of BP Chemicals, Deputy Head of global Exploration & Production, Head of BP Group Planning, and finally as Head of BP Russia where he was responsible for BP’s interests in the TNK-BP joint venture as well as its businesses in the Russian Arctic and Sakhalin. In addition, he was BP’s lead Director on the board of TNK-BP and Chairman of its Health, Safety and Environment Committee.
David is a Chartered Engineer and Member of The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3).