Ivor Orchard

Ivor co-founded Kerogen and its predecessor Ancora Capital in 2007. As Chairman, Ivor is involved in managing Kerogen’s ESG policy, Advisory Board, as well as managing several investments. Ivor is a board member of Cuadrilla, NewAge, and Twinza.

Ivor has over 40 years’ experience in the energy and natural resources space, spanning private equity, investment banking, and corporate roles. Prior to Kerogen, he was Head of the Energy and Natural Resources Group in Asia Pacific at J.P. Morgan. He also spent 10 years with Shell in various capacities in Asia and the UK.

Ivor holds an MA in Economics and Law from the University of Cambridge and is a barrister-at-law of England and Wales.

In 2019, Ivor was the recipient of the Energy Council’s Lifetime Achievement Award.