"Mr. Fawthrop graduated from the University of London in 1973 with a bachelors of science degree in Geology and Chemistry and in 1974 with a Masters Degree in Marine Geology.
"In 1974 Mr. Fawthrop joined Texaco and worked in the USA on domestic projects in Alaska, California and in the International Division on exploration projects in Africa. He then transferred back to England and worked on the North Sea Exploration and Production.
"After three years he joined Unocal in 1977. He has held various positions of increasing responsibility around the world including, Area Geophysicist in China, District Geophysicist in Egypt, Exploration and Development Manager in Indonesia, Chief Geophysicist in the Los Angeles Corporate office, General Manager of Exploration in the Gulf of Mexico, General Manager of Exploration for the Americas and New Ventures Manager for China.
"During his tenure with Unocal, he has had the opportunity to live and work in London, Los Angeles, Houston, Cairo, Egypt and Balikpapan, Indonesia."
Fawthrop is a member of the Board of Directors with the US-Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce.