Petroleum Geochemist & Modeller
Andy read a BSc. in Chemistry with French (University of Liverpool), an MSc. in Petroleum Geochemistry (University of Newcastle upon Tyne) and a PhD. in Petroleum Geochemistry (IFP/Université d'Orleans) with interruptions to work in the pharmaceutical (Merck Sharp Dohme, UK) and oil (Norsk Hydro, Norway) industries. After building yachts in Canada for a while in preference to office-
Andy is involved in development of IGI's flagship p:IGI software and its day to day support for p:IGI users worldwide. He is particularly interested in the use of statistical methods for the analysis of non-
As a self-
In addition to a talent for being sidetracked into research for several hours/days/months at a time, Andy also has an uncanny affinity for natural disasters during his frequent travels. He has developed a lifelong aversion to being comfortable and, although passionate about his job, would rather be surfing, mountain biking, or climbing in winter.