General Manager Greater Gorgon Area
Chevron Australia Pty Ltd
Colin Beckett is the general manager of the Greater Gorgon Area for Chevron Australia located in Perth, Western Australia.
Colin's asset management accountabilities include the A52 billion Gorgon Foundation Project, and the Gorgon Expansion Project.
In this role, he has led the Gorgon Project through to Final Investment Decision in 2009 and through the first four years of its execution.
has more than 35 years' experience in the upstream oil and gas industry.
Born and educated in the United Kingdom, he
relocated to Australia in 1988.
Colin joined Chevron Australia in 2000 as strategic planning manager.
He became general manager Technical Services in 2001.
In September 2002, Colin assumed the position of general manager Venture Gas and was accountable for non-operated assets, new ventures and business development.
Colin has a Master's Degree in Engineering from the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom and is Chancellor of Curtin University in Western Australia.
He previously served on the Board of the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (APPEA) and the WA Technology and Industry Advisory Council.
Additionally, Colin is a member of the Scitech Board and the Resources Sector Suppliers Advisory Forum.