With 32 years in the oil and gas industry, Mr. Knott has developed strong technical and commercial competencies across a range of upstream and downstream disciplines, including exploration, field development, new ventures, project management, and gas storage. Iain has experience in both large and small operating companies with a wide geographical reach including basins and projects in Europe, Russia, Africa, Middle East, South East Asia, and South America. He spent most of his career working at various firms in the UK, including BG Group, Burlington Resources, Elixir Petroleum, and most recently, Berkshire Land & Energy, in various roles, from Senior Geologist to New Ventures and Geo-science Manager to Exploration Manager. During his time at Burlington and Elixir, he gained considerable expertise in techno-economic assessment of unconventional resources.