Jan has 40 years of experience in E&P (Geco, Shell, Maersk Oil, Total) within a broad range of geophysical technologies. Early on, R&D with seismic software development, seismic acquisition and processing, then seismic interpretation, prospect evaluation and also business development. He has experience in proposing, planning and executing exploration wells and has produced many applications for Norwegian licensing rounds. Over the last five years he was Maersk Oil’s geophysics focal point for the Johan Sverdrup development. His experience is primarily from the Norwegian continental shelf but also over nine years of international experience from Shell operations in the Netherlands, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. He possesses good proficiency in most key G&G software applications and has an affinity for “forensic” geophysics.