John has worked with Tridevi Capital since 2011. He is a geoscientist with wide-ranging international experience across the E&P industry. John started his career as a geologist, working for 12 years with BP in the UK and Brazil an ultimately as Senior Development Geologist coordinating development work for BP’s assets across the world. He has also worked with Gaffney, Cline & Associates, a leading upstream consulting firm, as senior consultant and technical manager as well as country manager in Brazil. He then set up and built an E&P company with private equity funding and sold it to an ASX-listed trade buyer. John has also worked as senior manager and Project’s Director E&P with Schlumberger, leading multi-disciplinary teams in complex projects.
John holds a BSc. Special Honours Geology and an MSc. Palynology from Sheffield University and is a member of AAPG, SPE, PESGB, IP and the Geological Society. In addition to English, he is fluent in Portuguese.