Mitch graduated with a degree in Geology/Geography from the University of Glasgow in 1989 and has spent the last 22yrs working in the oil & gas industry.
Mitch’s early career was predominantly made up of technical G&G positions within E&P companies including BP, Enterprise Oil and BHP. After BHP, he moved to the service sector and held senior consultant and management positions with Landmark, Technoguide, Roxar and Blueback Reservoir.
Mitch is currently the UK Manager for Blueback Reservoir. He started Blueback’s UK office in 2008 and 5yrs later there are now 15 employees with a multi-million pound turnover and an excellent reputation for quality people & products.
Special interests include all aspects of 3D geomodeling and the running of two popular forums on the LinkedIn website – “The Geomodeling Network” and the “Petrel Plug-in Network”. The combined membership of both these groups is now approx 3,000 members. Mitch regulates both of these groups and writes newsletters on a semi-regular basis with topics ranging from data management, G&G workflows to new 3D geomodeling technologies.