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CaribX Limited

Cedar House Glade Road

Marlow, Buckinghamshire SL7 1BQ

United Kingdom

Company Description

CaribX is a multi-disciplinary oil and gas exploration company with a unique insight into the petroleum geology of the Caribbean and Central America gained from over a decaderesearch and comparison with global analogues. CaribX is the only Caribbean and ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer

Serica Energy plc

Geologist

Shell Oil Company

Vice President of Exploration

Atlantic Richfield Company

Director

Sonoro Energy Ltd.

Affiliations

Advisor
Scandinavian Oil-Gas Magazine

Member
American Association of Petroleum Geologists

Board Member
Indonesian Petroleum Association

Education

BSc Degree

Geology

University of Wales , UK

First Class Honors Degree

Geology

University of Wales

PhD

Geology

State University of Utrecht , Netherlands

PhD degree

Geology

University of Wales , UK

Web References (39 Total References)


About CaribX

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Dr. Chris Atkinson

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Dr. Chris Atkinson - Co-founder
Chris Atkinson started his career at Shell but spent most of his formative years at Atlantic Richfield (ARCO) in the USA, Southeast Asia and Europe. He was the founder of Serica Energy plc and has been involved with the successful start up and financing of a further four companies (Mitra Energy, Malaysia; MPX Limited, UK; ZinMac - now Strategic Oil and Gas, Canada; Greenfields Petroleum, USA). Chris brings a wealth of exploration and small company experience and has worked extensively in frontier basins throughout the world. PhD., BSc.


Christopher ...

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Christopher Atkinson Director

Mr. Atkinson is a professional geologist with over 30 years of experience in the upstream oil and gas sector, ranging from working for major oil companies to developing and financing start-up companies. He was co-founder, Chief Operating Officer and then Advisor to the Board of Serica Energy plc and is currently the Chairman of Petcon Borneo Limited and a director of CaribX Limited. Mr. Atkinson started his career as a geologist with Shell International in the Netherlands. He then joined Atlantic Richfield Company ("ARCO"), where he held a number of positions culminating in him being appointed Vice President of Exploration for ARCO Europe/North Africa. In 2001 he launched the first of his own start-up ventures "pda" which went on to become Serica. Mr. Atkinson holds both BSc and PhD degrees in Geology from the University of Wales, UK.


Christopher ...

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Christopher Atkinson Director

Mr. Atkinson is a professional geologist with over 30 years of experience in the upstream oil and gas sector, ranging from working for major oil companies to developing and financing start-up companies. He was co-founder, Chief Operating Officer and then Advisor to the Board of Serica Energy plc and is currently the Chairman of Petcon Borneo Limited and a director of CaribX Limited. Mr. Atkinson started his career as a geologist with Shell International in the Netherlands. He then joined Atlantic Richfield Company ("ARCO"), where he held a number of positions culminating in him being appointed Vice President of Exploration for ARCO Europe/North Africa. In 2001 he launched the first of his own start-up ventures "pda" which went on to become Serica. Mr. Atkinson holds both BSc and PhD degrees in Geology from the University of Wales, UK.


Names in the News (Scandinavian Oil-Gas Magazine)

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[Dec. 4, 2006] Serica Energy plc announces that, with effect from 31st December 2006, Chris Atkinson will be taking on the new role of Advisor to the Board on exploration matters and will be relinquishing his responsibility as Chief Operating Officer and a Director of the Group.


pda People and Organization

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Chris D. Atkinson: President and Co-Founder

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Chris D. Atkinson Dr. Christopher Atkinson has twenty-one years of varied experience in the international oil and gas business.Christopher graduated in 1979 from the University of Wales, with a First Class Honors Degree in Geology.From 1979-1982 he undertook a PhD in Geology sponsored by the Shell International Petroleum Company at the University of Wales and State University of Utrecht, Netherlands.Christopher joined the Shell International Petroleum Company at their KSEPL Rijswijk Research Laboratory in 1983.He was assigned to the Production Geology section where he authored a series of internal reports and manuals concerned primarily with the quantification of geological data for reservoir simulation.Several of these reports and manuals are still in use throughout the Shell group of companies.
In 1985 Christopher joined the ARCO Oil and Gas Company, where he remained until 2000 when the company was finally taken over by BPAmoco.From 1985 to 1990 he continued to conduct research and technical services on development geology/reservoir engineering related topics.However, in 1990 he was transferred into exploration with ARCO Indonesia in Jakarta.
During the last seven years with ARCO, Christopher held a variety of senior management positions in both the UK and Europe.From 1994 to 1997, he was the Chief Geologist/Manager of Exploration Technology for ARCO British and in 1997 he was promoted to Exploration Manager for the Deepwater Atlantic Margin.In 1999 he was appointed Exploration Director of ARCO British and Exploration Vice President for ARCO Europe and North Africa.
During his time in Indonesia and the UK Christopher was instrumental in a series of ARCO exploration successes.These included over 20mmboe of net reserve additions in the Java Sea and in excess of 40 mmboe net reserve additions on the UK Atlantic Margin.
Throughout his professional career Christopher has taken a strong interest in the training and development of young geoscientists.He has developed and taught many successful training courses both in the United States, Southeast Asia and Europe.At ARCO British he was a major supporter of several UK universities and initiated the employment of one year, work experience students within the exploration organisation.He is a current member of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, the Petroleum Exploration Society of Great Britain, the South East Asian Petroleum Exploration Society and in the past was a board member of the Indonesian Petroleum Association.

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