Nigel is a UK-based project director who has led the safe and successful delivery of several world-class projects. With a strong technical background in FPSOs, pipelines and deep-water subsea systems, he has managed inter-national projects from conception through design, construction, installation and commissioning to handover and into operation. Nigel has worked with both multinationals and small independents and is an expert in early field development with a comprehensive knowledge of facilities engineering and the ability to confidently relate to subsurface, drilling, construction and operations personnel. He is familiar with stage gate processes and works well with investors, stakeholders and Government organizations. He has recent experience in valuing assets, in monetizing new developments, in improving operational efficiency of existing facilities and in decommissioning planning of Southern North Sea assets.