Dr Bishop Falope

Chief Technical Officer

B.Sc. (Ife), M.Sc., PhD (University College London; Chemical Engineering)

Dr Bishop Falope has 22 years oil & gas experience built on a strong academic background and extensive upstream oil and gas experience. Bishop’s career started as a post-doctoral research assistant in the area of mathematical modelling of thermodynamics of hydrocarbon systems after his PhD from University College London. Bishop then worked as senior engineer with Schlumberger in their technology centre in Abingdon UK before starting his consultancy career with Genesis Oil and Gas Consultants in Aberdeen where he was senior consultant.

After founding Petroquip Bishop has provided technical services to over 30 clients including (Shell, Total, Petronas, Repsol, etc.) in over 10 countries – these include several field development studies in Nigeria. He has also been responsible for technical management and delivery of over 120 projects ranging from small fields to $billion-dollar developments including deepwater, HPHT, long tie-back and gas developments. Experience extends across an oil and gas project development cycle from concept selection, design, subsea equipment construction, start-up, operations support and production optimisation. Other professional activities include technical peer-reviews, energy research, expert witness and provision of flow modelling training courses.