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Aidan Heavey’s new venture Boru aims to exploit divestment drive by big energy company.

After pledging to end his career in the oil and gas sector with Tullow, the company he founded in the mid 1980s, it seems Aidan Heavey has had a chang(...)

Former Tullow chairman Aidan Heavey. Tullow expanded rapidly in the 2000s through a series of acquisitions.  Its fortunes, however, turned sharply in 2014

Former Tullow Oil senior executives Aidan Heavey and Tom Hickey have secured $1 billion (€920 million) in backing from US investment giant Carlyle for(...)

Aidan Heavey: a true trail blazer in Irish exploration  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Tullow Oil founder Aidan Heavey is stepping down as chairman of the exploration group he founded 32 years ago. Mr Heavey became chairman last year af(...)

Aidan Heavey’s calling card as the longest-serving FTSE 100 chief executive ended two years ago when Tullow Oil, fell out of the prestigious index as its value plummeted on tumbling oil prices. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Aidan Heavey’s calling card as the longest-serving FTSE 100 chief executive ended two years ago when Tullow Oil, the explorer he founded in 1985, fell(...)

Aidan Heavey says it’s a ‘buyer’s market’ for farm-ins Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times May 28th-09

Tullow Oil, the Africa-focused oil group that has been a perennial takeover target, is itself seeking acquisitions across the continent after crude pr(...)