Jules is the Head of the Technical Team based in London. A development and production geologist by trade, Jules has more than 34 years of upstream oil industry experience with a focus on geoscience, drilling and well testing operations, field appraisal and development, both offshore and onshore, commercial negotiations and equity redeterminations. Jules worked in operator and non-operator capacity as Country Manager, Asset Manager and in various Subsurface Management positions on exploration, appraisal, development, new venture projects and acquisitions/divestments. Before joining Kerogen, he worked in Subsurface Management roles on Kenya and Ghana for Tullow Oil. Prior to that, he held senior positions at Petro-Canada/Suncor after he joined this company from Shell. Jules also spent time at the Royal Bank of Scotland as the oil and gas team’s engineer.
Jules is a member of the Petroleum Exploration Society of Great Britain. He holds an MSc in Geology and Geophysics from the University of Amsterdam and studied Sedimentology at the University of Utrecht, the Netherlands.