David brings over twenty five years of oilfield experience, in Australia, and UK, Azerbaijan, Indonesia, PNG, Malaysia, Thailand, Norway, USA, Africa, and Middle East.
His background includes lead roles in mechanical, construction, planning, systems engineering, establishing new operations and improving existing teams. He has particular expertise in integrated operations for Drilling, Subsurface, and Production, and a proven track record in consulting assessments which have identified more than twelve billion dollars of value for his clients around the world.
His client list in energy includes Woodside, Santos, BP (UK, Indonesia, Azerbaijan, and Angola), Shell International, Exxon, ADCO, Petronas, Oil Search, QGC, and Lukoil, in resources Rio and Newcrest, as well as governments and universities in three countries.
He is the author of several publications in the area including SPE papers and a book for Shell, and a related course which has been delivered in six countries and three languages. David founded Integrated Energy Pty Ltd to enable safer, more valuable operations and projects, which are better for the people working on them and the environment around us. Integrated Energy do this by providing a better way of working which considers people, process, organisation, technology and the physical working environment, and have won innovation awards for their work in LNG and Floating LNG in Australia.