After graduating from Newcastle University in 2011 with a Master’s degree in Petroleum Geochemistry Tom joined Robertson, a CGG company as a petroleum systems analyst providing exploration and development consultancy to the oil industry. Tom has experience working in the Middle East, South East Asia, Europe and South America with specific experience of working in hazardous areas on wellsites in Saudi Arabia.
In 2017 Tom joined Bill at Ex Experience Ltd. as a hazardous area classification consultant. Tom has undergone extensive training into all matters concerning explosive atmospheres, has delivered training courses and provided consultancy for hazardous area classification and selection of equipment. Tom has carried out equipment inspections in hazardous areas and testing work on flammable vapours and gasses. Since joining Ex Experience Ltd. Tom has worked with a broad spectrum of companies from diverse industries such as; oil and gas, agrochemicals, cosmetics, food, detergents, car manufacturing, hydrogen fuel technologies, gas turbines, Bio-gas generation, high-tech aerospace resin manufacturing as well as time spent with CML an ATEX certification test house.