Experience & Qualifications



2007 - 2017

Consultant, Lowry Resources Pty Ltd
Presented 2-day training course with PESA “Exploration prospects – risks, reserves,rewards”


Technical studies (e.g. Geothermal, Carbon dioxide geosequestration, prospect risking, maturity modelling, shale oil geochemistry) for a variety of companies (e.g. CGSS, Drillsearch, Exoma, Origin).

1992 - 2007

Sagasco/Boral/Origin Energy.
Mostly technical roles involving new venture appraisals, geochemistry, geothermal (HFR), seals, risking, and basin modelling.

1985 - 1992

Chief Geologist in Brisbane, Perth and Jakarta offices.

1978 - 1984

Well site work for Getty Oil, Tricentrol.
Manager of Weaver Oil Perth office.

1971 - 1978

Geologist; Carnarvon and Perth Basins; well site geology, stratigraphy, geochemistry.

1962 - 1971

Geological Survey of Western Australia.
Field geologist; mapping in Canning, Perth, Eucla and Officer Basins.

1957 - 1962

Auckland University.
B.Sc. in Chemisty; M.Sc. in Geology