Sean Galvin has been named as corporate communications manager at oil
Galvin, 40, will report to public affairs general manager David
Robinson, leading such activities as upstream public relations, which
covers oil exploration and production; UK government relations; company-
wide internal and external communications and internal magazine and
The newly-created position unites responsibilities previously carried
out by Gwyneth Shore, formerly Texaco upstream public relations manager,
who joined Lever Europe in June, as corporate relations manager, and
secondee Dan England, who handled internal communications before
returning to America last month.
Galvin joined Texaco in 1991 as a senior press officer, before being
promoted to media relations manager. For the last three years he has
worked at the company’s New York corporate public relations unit, where
his roles included a stint as international PR manager for its Middle
and Far East, Latin American, West African and European divisions.
Before moving into public relations, Galvin worked on national and