Andrew Gould

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Andrew Gould
Born (1946-12-17) December 17, 1946 (age 68)
United Kingdom
Nationality British
Alma mater University of Wales, Cardiff
Occupation Non-Executive Chairman of BG Group

Andrew Frederick James Gould (born 17 December 1946) is a British businessman, the former chairman and CEO of Schlumberger, a global oilfield services company supplying technology, information solutions and integrated project management.[1][2] Following his retirement from Schlumberger Ltd., Gould is serving as non-executive chairman of the British oil company BG Group.[3]


Gould retired from his role of chief executive officer on 1 August 2011 and served as chairman until the company's annual shareholder meeting in April 2012. Gould served as the CEO of Schlumberger from February 2003 to August 2011.[4] Prior to that appointment, he held the position of executive vice president, Schlumberger Oilfield Services. In a series of earlier assignments, he was treasurer of Schlumberger Limited, and president of Sedco Forex, Wireline & Testing, and Oilfield Services Products. Gould started his career at Schlumberger in 1975 in the company's Internal Audit department in Paris. Before joining Schlumberger, he had worked for Ernst & Young. Gould received his degree in Economic History from the University of Wales, Cardiff.[5]