Cape Town, South Africa

Andrew has over 25 years’ experience in the energy industry, and a successful international track record of commercial leadership, value creation, business development and delivery in challenging business environments.

Andrew has led the commercialization of several world-class oil and gas fields, and has a particular strength in delivering innovative commercial and technical solutions to development and commercialization challenges.  Andrew has a degree in Geophysics and training as a Petroleum Engineer, and has well-developed commercial skills across the full oil and gas value-chain and project lifecycle, including project economic evaluation, market and pricing analysis, and negotiation of key commercial agreements.

Previous employers include; Tullow Oil, BHP Billiton, British-Borneo Petroleum, BP

Recent Assignments

  • Led the upstream negotiation team for the Kudu Gas to Power Project in Namibia.

  • As Business Unit Manager, led the Operator organisation through the exploration, appraisal and development of the giant Jubilee oil field in Ghana.

  • Led the evaluation of, and negotiated access to, new business opportunities in Russia and the Middle East.

  • Developed an integrated energy strategy to leverage and protect BHP Billiton’s substantial mining, metals and energy assets in Southern Africa.

  • Led the commercialisation of the large Zamzama gas field in Pakistan, initially as Commercial Manager and then in-country as General Manager.