Executive Chairman and CEO
Tom is a Chartered Director and petroleum engineer with extensive energy sector experience spanning projects in over 20 countries. Tom has held senior positions with Conoco, Thomson North Sea, Louisiana Land and Exploration and was Director of Engineering at the UK Petroleum Science and Technology Institute. He was the founder and Chief Executive of Dana Petroleum until its acquisition by the Korea National Oil Corporation in 2010. Tom is a former Chairman of BRINDEX, the Association of British Independent Oil Companies and a Fellow of the Institute of Directors. He chairs AUPEC, a global advisory group on energy policy and economics, and has served as a Chairman of the Society of Petroleum Engineers and an advisor to BBC Radio on oil and gas affairs.