Financial services giant Standard Life has appointed Mike Conway as group HR director.
Conway has been working in The Hague as vice-president of resourcing and development at Royal Dutch Shell since 2005.
He joined Shell in 2001 after a 25-year career with fellow oil firm BP. Conway has also worked in Japan, the US and Aberdeen.
From 3 November, he will sit on the Standard Life group executive committee, reporting directly to group chief executive Sandy Crombie.