Mr. Newman previously served as President, Chief Executive Officer, and Member of the Board of Directors of Transocean Ltd. from 2010 to 2015, having previously served in various operational, management and executive roles at Transocean since 1994. He is currently a director of Dril-Quip, Inc. and SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.
Mr. Roche previously served as Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board of Directors of Seadrill Partners from 2019 to 2021. Prior to this he served as Chief Financial Officer of Seadrill Partners since 2015.
Before joining Seadrill Partners, Mr. Roche spent 12 years at Morgan Stanley in its Investment Banking and Investment Management divisions.