Mr. Paddy THOMPSON received his Bachelor of Science degree in Exploration Geology from Cardiff University and a Master of Science degree in Petroleum Geoscience from Imperial College London.

Over the next 10 years with Anadarko Petroleum, he has gained experience in working in Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia on Anadarko operated exploration and reconnaissance permits, as well as working in an International New Ventures team.
For the last 5 years, the focus has been much more heavily directed at unconventional reservoirs within North Africa utilising learnings from Anadarko activities in North America. Mr. Paddy THOMPSON is currently the project geologist for Anadarko Tunisia BEKS Company.