Mr. Rawlings has extensive experience in Conceptual development,
Due Diligence, Arbitration and M&A advisory for some of the
world's largest gas offshore developments and a comprehensive array
of floating projects. He has worked with NOCs, Operator Development
and Project Execution Teams, Financiers and JV Partners.
- Working in brownfield operations support environments through
to mega greenfield floating projects around the world, progressing
onto advisory roles supporting corporate strategy and M&A
transactions. Mr. Rawlings brings an impressive array of consulting
experience ranging from opportunity framing, business system
mapping and audit, conceptual and field development planning, cost
estimating, benchmarking, due dilligence, competency assessment and
- Mr. Rawlings brings a structured and transparent working style
and approach to audit and certification tasks and has previously
provided lenders progress certification for FPSO projects,
completion certification roles for onshore gas plants and cost
recovery audit support for African deepwater developments. He has
performed detailed technical, cost and economic benchmarking for
major FPSO projects.
- As a technical integrator between the subsurface, facilities,
costs, finance risk and economics disciplines Mr. Rawlings has led
developments teams in concept and master development planning roles
in challenging locations and 'first of a kind' application ranging
from fledgling company development of a gas field in Sourthen Iraq
through to one of Australia's largest floating gas/LNG
- His M&A support experience includes prospectus Due
Dilligence support for FPSO producing assets, financier Due
Dilligence of offshore producing assets and greenfield FPSO
developments from inception to start-up and farm in screening for
Energy Utility companies on major LNG developments.
- Mr. Rawlings has managed many integrated production modelling
assignments and has an impressive track record of developing key
insights and high value adders, from marginal gas developments in
Algeria, mega-gas deepwater in Australia to gas / condensate
producing assets in the Phillipines as part of asset reference
- He uses structured techniques in framing and strategy
development to enable teams to balance market intel, cost and
economic screening, risk and oportunity management to prepare
strategies and key decisions around investment criteria, portfolio
management in an aligned and transparent process enabling confident
action oreintated decisions to be made.
- He regularly acts as Expert Witness for FPSO projects, in
arbitration and dispute cases.
- Mr. Rawlings has strong interpersonal skills and can operate at
all levels, his proven leadership includes set up of a sizeable
consulting business from scratch as well as substantial client
networks built on trust, integrity, a 'customer is always right'
ethos and strong technical delivery. He posses a first class degree
in Mechanical Engineering and is Fellow of the I Mech E.