Tom is a chartered Chemical Engineer with 25 years of experience in the energy sector spanning executive management of private and public E&P companies, private equity investment, and advising early-stage companies. In his early career, he held a variety of technical and commercial roles within BNFL, Total, and BP.
Tom worked with the oil and gas investment team of 3i plc between 2003 – 2008 where he originated and assessed E&P and oil field service opportunities in the North Sea and internationally. Tom then led two public E&P companies between 2008-2016 – Bridge Energy ASA and Iona Energy Inc. – providing him with a broad range of experience including cross border mergers, IPOs, acquisitions & disposals, the Nordic bond market, debt restructuring, and investor relations in London, Oslo, and Toronto.
Since 2016 Tom has worked with international infrastructure investors on a variety of projects including gas transmission and utility-scale renewable energy projects.
Tom is also CEO of Scirocco Energy plc and a non-exec director of US-focused Zephyr Energy plc.