Edmund John Philip Browne is a businessperson who has been at the helm of 17 different companies. Currently, he occupies the position of Chairman-Supervisory Board of Wintershall Dea GmbH and Fund Director at LetterOne Holdings SA, Chairman for L1 Energy (UK) LLP and Executive Chairman at L1 Energy Ltd. (both are subsidiaries of LetterOne Holdings SA). Lord Browne is also Chairman of Donmar Warehouse Projects Ltd., Chairman-Trustees Board at The Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering Foundation and Member of American Academy of Arts & Sciences and on the board of 7 other companies.
In his past career he occupied the position of Chairman of The Francis Crick Institute Ltd., Group Chief Executive Officer of BP Plc Group Chief Executive Officer at BP Amoco Plc and Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer at BP Exploration Co. Ltd. (both are subsidiaries of BP Plc), Managing Director & Partner at Riverstone Holdings LLC and Non-Executive Director & Partner at Riverstone Energy Ltd. (a subsidiary of Riverstone Holdings LLC), Chairman at Apax Partners, Inc., Chairman at Cuadrilla Resources Ltd., Executive Chairman-Supervisory Board at Wintershall Dea International GmbH, Non-Executive Chairman for Huawei Technologies (UK) Co. Ltd., Chairman for Cuadrilla Resources Holdings Ltd., Chairman of Tate Gallery Foundation, Inc., Chairman of The Courtauld Institute of Art and President of Royal Academy of Engineering.
He received a graduate degree from Stanford University and an undergraduate degree from the University of Cambridge.