Our Team

James Stenhouse



An experienced project manager/well services engineer with experience working for major clients including: Shell, Petronas, BG Group, Talisman, Petrofac and Tullow Oil.

He is an expert within the role of well services and has worked internationally for the past 11 years.

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Khalil Nourafkan

G&G Manager

Khalil is a petroleum geologist with an interest in solving complex problems by adopting innovative and cost efficient solutions. For over 17 years he has worked for international energy companies in appraisal, development and production of their oil and gas assets, and was involved in the planning and execution of several upstream projects from a single well to a challenging giant field development.

He has contributed to the successful development of world class oil and gas fields in the Middle East, Kazakhstan, Africa and the North Sea. He has delivered astonishing results by adopting innovative solutions which was resulted in successful field development and cost savings in excess of tens of millions.

With a PhD in sedimentology and MBA in oil and gas management, Khalil has a broad set of skills to offer: development geology, integrated reservoir studies, geomodelling, reservoir management, development planning (FDP), volumetric estimation, uncertainty analysis of petroleum reserves, sedimentology and sequence stratigraphy, operations geology, detailed well planning and decommissioning. His management skills spans from project management to  financial modelling, M&A, A&D, and business development.

He is a multilingual, multicultural and effective team player who is committed to deliver high quality results within allocated budget and time schedule by applying excellent project management skills.

During his 17 years journey, Khalil has gained an excellent blend of technical and commercial experience that would be invaluable for any company.

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