Profile: Mark Williamson


Group Business Correspondent

I became a journalist after I qualified as a chartered accountant in London, despite hating maths at school. A specialist in the oil and gas industry and entrepreneurial firms, I love writing about the great human stories the business world is full of.

Latest articles from Mark Williamson

The Shell Brent Delta platform is brought to Able UK shipyard in  Hartlepool on a barge to be decommissioned. Picture: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire
The production facility used on Hurricane Energy's Lancaster field West of Shetland
Craft brewers bounce back after lockdowns devastate pubs trade
Esther Kungu-Cooper has created a range of new blends at the PekoTea Edinburgh business. Picture: Gordon Terris
Picture: Hurricane Energy
Picture: Shell
BP chief executive Bernard Looney launches the company’s new strategy in August
Scottish Friendly acting chief executive Martin Pringle
BP started production from the giant Clair Ridge field West of Shetland in 2018, with partners including Shell and America’s Chevron Picture: BP
The production vessel used on the Kraken oil field East of Shetland Picture: EnQuest