Executive Management


Tim Branch, CEO of NovaSeis

TIMTim joined NovaSeis in July 2015 and comes with 30 years of experience in the Oil and Gas Exploration Industry.

In 1983, he graduated at Southampton University with a BSc. Hons in Geology.

Since then, he has worked in senior positions all over the world, but in particular in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, for Land Seismic Data Acquisition companies including Schlumberger Geco-Prakla, Grant Geophysical, Petroleum GeoServices and Prospectiuni S.A.

Based on his experience in carrying out projects for major companies such as Shell, Chevron, Agip and Eni, Tim asserts:

‘Success depends on clearly understanding the needs of our clients and ensuring that they are communicated throughout our organisation. Whether carrying out work for a small to medium sized company, or for one of the Energy giants, we aim to build trust and long lasting relationships through our professionalism and dedication.

We have an excellent team of experts and new equipment, with an Integrated Management System, which through our QA and HSE procedures ensures that we provide the best possible data at the best price.

Throughout our organisation, we also understand the importance of working with local community members, dignitaries and the authorities at all levels, to raise HS&E awareness and to ensure that our reputation and the reputation of our clients is enhanced and maintained in to the future’.