Prior to joining Buckthorn Nick was the Executive Vice President of Strategy and Development at Weatherford International where he also held the roles of Senior Vice President of Formation Evaluation and Well Construction, Vice President of Completion and Production, and Vice President of Investor Relations. During his time at Weatherford he also sat on the boards of Proserv and Borets International Limited.
Nick started his career with BP as a petroleum engineer in the North Sea and subsequently worked for Petroline Wellsystems and Global Marine Drilling Company. He also spent several years pursuing and managing investment opportunities in the oil and gas service sector and providing consulting services to operating and service companies.
Nick holds an MBA degree with distinction from Warwick Business School and a First Class honours degree in chemical engineering from the University of Birmingham (UK).