Keith has spent more than 27 years working in the oil and gas industry developing extensive engineering and executive leadership experience. His background includes both offshore and onshore drilling and operations, production and reservoir engineering, asset and operations management and Executive Director roles.
He has significant international experience including UK, Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands, Italy, Algeria, Canada and the US. Keith has worked mainly with operating companies including Hess, Burlington Resources, E.ON Exploration and Production and most recently with Cabot Energy.
As General Manager Operations for E.ON in Norway, Keith lead the successful startup of operated exploration drilling, including the development and implementation of the Well Management System. Subsequent to this, he became Chief Executive Officer of Northern Petroleum, which became Cabot Energy, lead the company through the industry downturn and positioned it for growth. He has extensive experience in ensuring companies develop and maintain appropriate management systems and strategies to suit the needs of the business.
While Keith was at E.ON he managed the SNS development and production assets including Babbage, Rita, Hunter and Johnston.