David Currie

David Currie

Leadership, Strategy and General Management

Upstream, Clean Tech
United States, Europe, Canada, South America, Mexico, Middle East, Africa, Asia, Oceania

1. What is your profession? Or if you are retired, what was your profession?

Group CEO

2. What are your areas of expertise?

Upstream:  General Management, Corporate Development, Operations, Facilities Management, Commercial, Executive, Marketing, Supply Chain, Project Management, Sales

Upstream Areas: Offshore, Onshore

Clean Tech List: Technology, Commercial, Executive

Types of Clean Tech: Wind

3. Current Employer:


4. Previous Employers:

FMC Technologies, Aker, JDR

5. How did you end up in the Energy Industry?

Headhunted by FMC in 1984!! 

6. Why do you like working with Start-Ups?

Entrepreneurial spirit and ability to offer support if I can

Okay, now for some fun things about David

7. What are three of your interests outside of work?

  • Family & Home

  • Others

  • Golf & Cars

8.  What are your top 3 accomplishments (personal or professional)?  Don’t be shy!  Give ‘em to us.

  • Giving my wife a great life, giving my sons a good grounding.

  • Seeing the world thru a different lens

  • Having a sub par round(net not gross!!)

9.  If I were a superhero, my superpower would be               .

Driving it straight every time and making every putt!!

10. When I was 5, I was pretty sure I'd be a                 when I grew up.

Guy playing every day

11. If I weren't so damn good at what I do now, I'd probably be                 .

a teacher

12.  My favorite song is               by            .


13.  If I won the lottery tomorrow, I'd          .

start a Free Advice company

14.  The best piece of advice I've ever been given is                              .

Never settle for second best and, of course, you are only as good as those around you.