Gary graduated with a degree in Geology and started his oil industry career as a mudlogger in the North Sea, a role that included monitoring drilling parameters for the early detection of downhole problems and kicks. After completing a Master’s degree at Camborne School of Mines, Gary returned to the oil industry onshore Venezuela and offshore Netherlands, UK and Norway. In 1999 Gary made the transition to loss adjusting joining MatthewsDaniel first in London, before a secondment to the Calgary operation. Since returning to London, Gary has managed a wide range of claims, specialising in complex and high-profile well control and drilling-related issues, and is now MatDan’s Global Head of Upstream Energy Claims.
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