Graduated in BSc Mech Eng, UMIST, Manchester 1979 and MSc Petroleum Eng, Imperial College London, 1980. He joined BSP in 1981 and worked in various Petroleum Engineering positions and capacities including wellsite PE, Stimulation Eng, Production Technologist, Reservoir Eng, Production Optimization/ Surveillance Eng, Team Leader, Section/ Division/ Department heads. He also worked as a Petroleum/Reservoir Eng in PDO Oman, SPDC Nigeria, Petronas Carigali Malaysia and KUFPEC Kuwait. He then worked as Petroleum Advisor for Ministry of Mines & Petroleum in Kabul, Afghanistan, as Senior Petroleum Eng Consultant for SEPOC in Sana’a, Yemen. He has just finished assignment as a Senior Petroleum Eng Consultant for production optimization projects for Greater Burgan in Ahmadi, Kuwait. He has written a few papers for SPE and CAFEO. He has C.Eng. from UK and is a member of SPE, IOM3 (UK) and PUJA (Brunei).