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Shell Appoints New General Counsel

Sep 06, 2019 - Legal Week
Board and Executive Moves

Royal Dutch Shell has appointed a new group chief ethics and compliance officer and general counsel (GC) of compliance.

Michael Coates will take up the role, succeeding the company's former chief ethics and compliance officer Leanne Geale, who left to join Nestlé as executive vice-president and general counsel at the end of July.

Coates started in his new role last month (August 1), and is based in The Hague in the Netherlands. He reports into Shell's group legal director ...