Luncheon Sponsored by:
SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY AVAILABLE
Exploration Geologist and Explorer
Thomas Feuchtwanger graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Hons) from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1973. He began his exploration career as a mineral exploration geologist in Southern Africa. In 1979 Thomas immigrated to Canada where he worked for 12 years at Gulf Canada Resources Inc. Here he earned positions of increasing responsibility including Chief Geologist, Exploration Manager for Western Canada, and Business Unit manager for Gulf’s non-operated tertiary EOR production. In 1992, Thomas was appointed VP Expl. at CS Resources, a Western Canadian junior heavy oil producer.
CS Resources pioneered the applications of many technical innovations and reservoir development technologies such as horizontal drilling and SAGD. Subsequent to CS being acquired in 1997, Thomas worked in senior executive positions in a number of junior international and Canadian companies including; President, CEO, Director Largo Petroleum Inc., VP Expl. Encounter Energy Inc., Business Manager and New Ventures IFPT Canada Inc., President, COO, Director Vecta Energy Inc. and President, CEO, Director PetroMaroc Corporation Plc.
Thomas officially semi-retired in 2015 but intends to stay actively involved in the international upstream sector through his consulting practice.