George has been with Aquaterra Energy since 2005 and has served in a number of board roles within the organisation. Notably, this has included two spells as the company's Managing Director from 2006-2012, and again from 2016-2018, as well as Group CEO from 2018-2020. He has also served as Projects and Operations Director and in a number of client support roles focussed on Aquaterra energy’s ‘Well Start’ services.
During his tenure with Aquaterra Energy he has been responsible for management and delivery of projects covering the full range of Aquaterra Energy’s portfolio, drawing on his experience of delivering key products such as High Pressure Risers since the 1990’s and Sea Swift type platforms since the early 2000’s.
George gained a BSc in Civil and Structural Engineering at Aberdeen University and started his career in the offshore oil and gas industry in 1993. He spent 12 years working in Well Servicing, Commissioning and Project Management for Nowsco UK/BJ Services and then latterly for a leading offshore engineering company. Immediately before joining Aquaterra Energy, he headed the Bespoke Engineering and Engineering Studies business unit at an offshore engineering company and was responsible for all bespoke engineering projects, from initial identification to installation.