Education: Degree in Earth Science from Manchester and a masters degree in Petroleum Geoscience from Imperial College
Experience: 15 yrs in oil and gas industry – Endeavour Energy, PGS Reservoir
Competence: Excellent overall commercial and technical competence. Broad experience in E&P activities and strong management and leadership capabilities. Wide industry network in particular in NW Europe.
Education: Degree in Exploration Geology from Cardiff and a masters degree in Petroleum Geoscience from Imperial College
Experience: 15 yrs in oil and gas industry – Endeavour Energy, Ikon Science
Competence: Excellent technical and commercial understanding of both E&P and oil services businesses. Strong play and prospect evaluation background skills. Expert in Quantitative Exploration & Development. Building efficient technical teams. Extensive global exploration network.
Education: Chartered Accountant with a finance degree from Buckingham
Experience: 20 yrs in oil and gas industry – Enovation Resources, PGS
Competence: Wide experience on financial control, budgeting, business modelling, licence administration and secretarial affairs
Paul is Chairman of Azinor Catalyst Limited and a Partner of Seacrest Capital Group. Paul has over 20 years experience in venture, growth capital and private equity experience.
Anthony has over 40 years of experience in the oil industry and is Seacrest’s Chief Technology Officer with responsibility for asset selection and application of exploration technologies across the global portfolio. He was previously responsible for Schlumberger’s Data Processing and Interpretation business. He joined PGS soon after foundation and ultimately took the role of President of PGS Geophysical where he was instrumental in developing their multi-client business and equity models with key successes in Spinnaker, Varg and Atlantis.
Torgeir has 26 years of experience from the Norwegian and International oil industry and currently serves as Finance Director at Azimuth Ltd. His previous experience includes 10 years in various financial positions at Petroleum Geo-Services ASA in Norway and Houston Texas respectively, 6 years as CFO for Terra Global Ltd, a Bermuda registered Oilfield Service company which he co-founded in 2006 and 4 years as VP Finance at Kongsberg Automotive ASA.
John has over 30 years of upstream oil and gas experience. He has held a variety of senior management roles in a number of regions, notably at Enterprise Oil where he was responsible for their American operations up until Shell’s takeover in 2002. Since then he has served as Executive Chairman of Caza Oil & Gas which he took public in 2007 and continues to remain as Non-Executive Chairman, Non-Executive Director of Vanguard Natural resources and most recently CEO of Dart Energy up until their takeover by IGas in 2014.
Brian has 25+ years’ experience in the oil industry and is Senior Vice President of Commercial for Azimuth. He has an extensive international operational track record in exploration, development and production both offshore and onshore.
He is a proven explorer having discovered significant oil accumulations in Gabon and in Uganda. He has led large E&P businesses in both Africa and Europe. He has extensive experience in the North Sea both from a technical and a commercial perspective, he was responsible for bringing MOL Group’s exploration business into the UK and Norway.