A career spanning more than 30 years with experience across Petroleum, Geothermal and Mineral systems, focused on delivery of innovative exploration and R&D solutions, Dr Mark Lisk is Chief Geologist for the Ascendience Group.
A talented geoscientist with broad experience across Australia, the Asia Pacific region and the Atlantic conjugate margin Mark brings world class technical capability in regional basin studies, play based exploration, reservoir geology and diagenesis, charge and trap integrity evaluations.
An adept prospect generator with strong seismic interpretation skills and a solutions mindset with a clear business impact focus. Experienced in mature, emerging and frontier basins, both offshore and onshore, with a proven track record in revealing new plays to drive value creation through delivery of attractive prospect portfolios.
Highly qualified with a Masters degree in Geothermal Systems from the University of Auckland and an award-winning PhD in Petroleum Systems and Trap Integrity Analysis from Curtin University in Perth with an impressive publication record that includes two UK and US patents in specialised oilfield technology.