Tim Whitacre has over thirty-six years experience in petroleum geology. He has been involved in multiple exploration projects, field development projects and reserves analyses. Tim’s career includes more than twenty five years of international experience with ten years living and working abroad in Angola, Indonesia and Scotland. His work experience includes domestic projects in the Gulf of Mexico (Deepwater and Shelf), California and Alaska, with additional international project work in Venezuela, Ecuador, Australia, Ghana and Madagascar. While working in Indonesia he was the recipient of a Caltex President’s Award and a Chevron President’s Award. Over the course of his career he has built positive relationships around the world with private, government and industry partners. Professionally, Tim is an AAPG Certified Petroleum Geologist and a member of SPE.