Over his career he has gained skills and expertise in marine/land geology & geophysics, project management, sales and business development. Jay has a BSc in Geology, MSc in Applied Geology and Marketing.
Born and raised in Kerala, South India, he started his career in the financial consulting sector serving customers from the U.K. and Australia, however his passion for geology took him to Mumbai where he became a marine geologist conducting offshore site investigations onboard drilling vessels and jack-up barges. The job offered him opportunity to work with marine geophysics which took him not only extensively along the coasts of Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal across India, but also to South East Asia and New Zealand.
The next phase of his life in Singapore and the USA got him involved with both marine/land geotechnical drilling and geophysical surveys that provided him the unique opportunity to blend various techniques to provide better resolution of the subsurface and greater value to the customers. His travel across the region acquainted him with cross cultural business opportunities engagements. His genuine care in solving problems gave him extensive experience in project management and business development.
Jay’s various skill sets, spanning across multiple industries and segments as well as technologies, enable him the unique ability to approach issues with the attitude of a problem solver, valuing relationships and customer satisfaction over short term gains.
As a family man, he plays an active role in his community. He is extremely passionate about improving the quality of education in developing countries with active involvement with various charities and mission activities across India, Nepal and other South-Asian countries.
Jay can be contacted at email@example.com
Jay will report to Stephen Stroud and together, they will work diligently to expand our sales capability and marketing efforts across the area.