Charles has more than 35 years’ experience in oil and gas exploration and has worked in Africa, the Asia Pacific region and recently in South America. Charles started his career working for Soekor now PetroSA in South Africa and is a cofounder of Impact Oil and Gas .
He worked for Occidental Petroleum and was involved in a number of the early discoveries on the North West Shelf of Australia. He is an ex President of the Australian Society of Exploration Geophysicists (WA Branch) and is an author of numerous technical papers on the application of geophysics for oil and gas exploration.
Charles is based in Singapore and previously worked for Digicon Exploration, now part of CGG and Petroleum Geo-services Exploration as Vice President, growing the company from scratch to a thriving diverse business.
He is currently involved in geophysical project management/advisory business and the collection and sales of non-exclusive seismic data for oil and gas with activities mainly concentrated in South East Asia.