Graduated from University of Melbourne in 1984 with a degree in Chemical Engineering (Hons).
Held various executive positions working at BP from 1985, including Head of Supply in Rhine region and Global Head of Supply Chain Management.
Was Head of Strategy and Finance at TNK-BP Supply and Trading from 2012 and led international projects at Rosneft from 2013.
Since 2017 is General Director at Rosneft Deutschland GmbH. Is a member of PCK Refinery supervisory board.