Experimental Nuclear Physics background, PhD trained with an accomplished engineering background. Founded ISS Aerospace after an early career designing and building UAVs for cinema applications. Extensive experience of designing & building autonomous systems for industrial & defence clients. A specific interest in exploring and developing novel new technologies.
Engineering background with 40 years’ in the energy industry including senior positions in international operations and board positions. Senior Vice President for Petrokazakhstan and CEO for Sterling Resources. Created value for UK, Canadian & US listed companies. Extensive experience of challenging wide-area operations.
Commercial & Legal
40 years’ experience in Kurdistan, Kazakhstan, Sudan, Tunisia, Libya, Europe and North Sea. Following senior positions at Lasmo, Ultramar and Veba, he was MD for MMS Petroleum and Bula Resources. General Counsel and Company Secretary at Petrokazakhstan. Legal & Commercial Director for African Arabian Petroleum and Gulf Keystone Petroleum
Dr Tony Klein
Extensive senior management experience in blue-chip defence, security and aerospace organisations. Built and sold a successful defence business. Strong business development, technology and programme delivery achievements and implementation of business transformation.
Mike Roddy MBE
High profile career in the UK military as a Royal Marines senior officer. 10 years subsequent experience in business leadership and resilience, including board level SME appointments. Operational experience across the ME and Africa.
Chartered Petroleum/Reservoir Engineer with over 35 years’ E&P experience with major companies and in consulting. His background demonstrates collaborative working over a broad range of projects covering petroleum, reservoir and operations within the value chain.