Leadership Team

John Horsburgh

  • General Manager Subsurface & Wells

Mr Horsburgh has over 20 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. Mr Horsburgh was appointed Chief Technical Officer (since renamed General Manager, Subsurface and Wells) in March 2018 and Subsurface & Growth Director in June 2019 having been the Group's Subsurface Manager and Competent Person responsible for corporate reserves reporting since 2008. Prior to joining Ithaca Energy, Mr Horsburgh worked for ten years at Shell where he held senior technical positions for various field development projects in the North Sea, Africa and the Middle East. Mr Horsburgh holds a MSc in Petroleum Geology from Aberdeen University and a BSc in Geophysics from the University of Edinburgh.