OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM
Mike brings a blend of experience to CalEnergy Resources in the areas of corporate finance, commercial negotiations, asset management and in M&A. He joined CalEnergy Resources in April 1989, and was appointed Managing Director in 2018. Mike has been on the board of CalEnergy Resources Ltd since 2002 having served as both Finance Director and Commercial Director.
Prior to joining the Company, Mike held positions with IBM United Kingdom Ltd, Rexam plc and with GEC Marconi plc.
Mike holds a BSc. (hons) degree from the University of Bradford School of Management and is an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.
Business Manager – AUS BU
Travis joined CalEnergy in 2011 with initial responsibility for the stewardship of the Australian upstream business and its performance (EHS, technical, commercial and financial). Since 2011 Travis led the establishment of CalEnergy’s operating capability both onshore and offshore Australia. Travis’ current responsibility extends to the identification and capture of new business opportunities centred on and built outward from the United Kingdom and Australia.
Travis has in excess of 20 years international upstream oil and gas experience having worked in both operated and non-operated joint ventures at Woodside Energy, Cooper Energy and Shell. Travis holds a BSc (Hons) degree from Adelaide University majoring in Petroleum Geology & Geophysics and a Graduate Diploma in Oil & Gas Engineering from University of Western Australia.
UK & POLAND BUSINESS UNIT MANAGER
Simon joined Calenergy in 2018, and is an oil and gas professional with 19 years of worldwide experience. His career has included working with companies including Ophir, Engie, Total and BP in roles within the UKCS as well as internationally focussed positions covering Equatorial Guinea, Libya, Indonesia, Mauritania and Malaysia. He has a proven track record of delivery in areas such as; Operated and non-operated Asset Management, Commercial negotiation, Reserves and Production Reporting, Strategy, Economic Evaluation and Internal and External Stakeholder management.
Simon holds a Bachelor of Science (Geoscience) Honours Degree from the University of St. Andrew’s and Masters of Science in Petroleum Geoscience (Geology) from Imperial college. Simon is also a certified Project Manager.
Dhiman came on board as Subsurface Manager with CalEnergy in 2018, and is the functional lead for all subsurface activities in the company. Prior to joining CalEnergy, he was the Geoscience Manager with E.ON E&P UK, and previously he has worked in a variety of asset and functional roles internationally with leading multinational Operator E&P companies across new ventures, exploration, appraisal and development.
Dhiman is a geoscientist by back ground, and takes a keen interest in technical assurance and due diligence. He has worked across variety of geological settings and has led and managed multi-disciplinary cross functional teams including mentoring of young professionals. He also has a rich experience in well site and operations geology and has delivered many E&A and development wells.
Dhiman holds a Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Geology from Banaras Hindu University, India and dual Masters’ degree – Master of Science in Applied Geology and Master of Technology in Geo-Exploration from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Mumbai.