Our People - Technical Expertise
Our Upstream Production Solutions Technical Management team possess significant oil and gas industry experience encompassing production operations, maintenance, advisory, logistics, engineering, project management, drilling, well management and facilities design.
Marc Chable | General Manager - Operations & Advisory - East
Marc Chable joined Upstream Production Solutions in 2010 and held senior management roles as General Manager, Projects and Facilities Engineering before taking up the role of Regional Manager for Victoria in 2013. In 2018, Marc was appointed General Manager, Operations & Advisory East. Marc brings over 24 years of oilfields experience in Australia, the United Kingdom, Russia, India and Malaysia. His specific areas of expertise include oil and gas (onshore and offshore) engineering, operations management, project development and delivery. Marc holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Monash University.
Andy Bull | General Manager - Maintenance - East
Andy Bull joined Upstream PS in 2020 as General Manager, Maintenance – East. Andy brings international experience within the petrochemical industry, having worked for ExxonMobil in the UK and Caltex (now Ampol) based at the Lytton Refinery in Brisbane having held roles as Reliability, Maintenance and Turnaround Manager and more recently Operations Manager. As General Manager Andy is contract owner for maintenance services agreements across our Eastern Region and is accountable for ensuring client’s needs are delivered by providing safe, reliable, cost effective and fit-for-purpose operational maintenance solutions.
Mick Evans | General Manager - Maintenance & Projects - West
Mick joined Upstream PS in 2018. Over the past 15 years Mick has held senior leadership roles with oil and gas service providers for major maintenance and brownfield engineering projects in Australia and Asia. He has a master’s degree in project management from the University of Aberdeen and experience spanning the hydrocarbon industry including offshore & onshore operations management, LNG and CSG; turn-around management, fabrication, construction and commissioning of brownfield projects.
Gordon Shand | General Manager - Operations & Advisory - West
Gordon joined the Upstream PS business in 2018 bringing with him over 30 years’ Operations & Projects experience in the oil and gas industry, having worked for Shell, BP and BG Group in the UK, South Korea, Russia, Oman and Australia. His in-depth knowledge and experience of all aspects of Operations, Maintenance, Projects, Commissioning and Decommissioning allied with a proven ability to work seamlessly across teams and a ‘think differently’ philosophy, ensures the West operations and advisory capability streams deliver a world class value proposition to clients.
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