With over 25 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry, Jane has worked with both oil operators and contractors. She has a track record of working to improve performance and operational efficiency, including challenging industry norms and developing practices that enhance and deliver exceptional results.
Having worked for Unocal, Phillips, Kerr-McGee and Seaforth Maritime from 1994 to 2003, Jane joined independent oil operator, Venture Production plc, and was instrumental in setting up their suite of contracts and championing partnership arrangements with key suppliers – ensuring effective and innovative contracting strategies were adopted. Following the acquisition of Venture by Centrica, Jane joined TAQA Bratani in 2010 and developed their short, medium and long-term contracting strategy for all drilling and wells activities.
Prior to joining Well-Safe Solutions in 2018, Jane worked with Petrofac Well Engineering and gained experience working with clients to deliver their well programmes in the most cost-effective manner. At Well-Safe, Jane’s initial role as Contracts Manager saw her set up and develop the Contracts and Procurement department, its procedures and philosophy. Her role has developed into the commercial arena, where she uses her past experience working with suppliers, building trust and developing partnerships to manage the bid process. She produces high-quality proposals to enable the delivery of cost-effective, collaborative well plug and abandonment campaigns for clients.
Jane holds a Diploma in Supply Chain Management and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply.