Joel Price

Chief Operating Officer

Joel Price is a petroleum engineer with 20 years' experience, having worked across well operations, reservoir engineering, production optimisation, asset management and business development. He was instrumental in the drilling and hydraulic fracturing of the first multi-fracced horizontal wells in Poland.

In December 2013 Joel was appointed as Chief Operating Officer (‘COO’) at San Leon. His role as COO consists of leading the implementation of Company strategy, assisting in the development of that strategy, and ensuring a uniformity of approach across the Company’s oil and gas exploration and production activities.

Joel was previously in various technical roles with Hess in the UK and Algeria, including extensive well workover and field rehabilitation, followed by 3 years as Business Development Manager at Delta Hydrocarbons BV in The Netherlands (evaluating opportunities worldwide).

He holds a BA Hons. in Natural Sciences (Geology) from Cambridge University, an MEng in Petroleum Engineering from Heriot-Watt University, and an MBA with distinction from Durham University.


Committee memberships

Member of Risk and Safety Committee.


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