Has over 30 years’ experience in offshore energy as well as extensive management experience of multi-disciplinary marine and offshore projects.
Brian is the technical director in the energy department, based in London. He is responsible for the management of resources for the provision of MWS on multi-billion dollar energy projects throughout Europe, Africa/Russia and provision of advice regarding insurance costs, legal and expert witness on energy projects.
Brian acts on behalf of P&I Clubs, owners and insurance interests in matters concerning offshore facilities including FPSOs, moorings, fixed structures, pipelines, risers and subsea systems.
Brian’s background includes engineering and management roles with contractors, consultants and oil & gas companies. He has managed integrated projects, particularly field development with significant upstream/downstream elements, developing and understanding the key commercial and technological issues with projects, both at component level (i.e. pipeline) and national level (i.e. LNG). He is a registered subsea engineer and has also gained commercial diver qualifications.