Billy French

t: +44(0)1603 542 901


Billy is the founder and Managing Director of External Services. He read law at the University of Hull and trained as a lawyer before qualifying as a chartered company secretary. He provides commercial, corporate and construction law advice.

He has nearly 20 years of experience in the oil & gas, renewable energy and civil construction sectors, together with recent experience in the banking and finance sector. He has held key positions within the businesses of previous employers and has negotiated multi-million pound construction contracts for onshore and offshore projects in the UK and several foreign jurisdictions including the USA, Mexico, Malaysia, Libya and Qatar.

Billy has previously worked at FTSE 100 company Severn Trent plc, SLP Engineering Ltd and Triodos Bank N.V.