top of page


Our clients include operating oil & gas companies, non-operating partners, start-ups and investors in the oil & gas exploration and production industry in the Middle East, Africa, Asia and European regions.

International Operating Experience

Holborn management have extensive international oil company operating experience, we can fit seamlessly into the existing client organisation and work as integral members of the asset team or remotely as required by the client.

Niche technology experts

Through the placement of world-class discipline experts into our client asset teams, Holborn is able to assist with the initial evaluation and implementation of niche technologies such as specialty broadband seismic acquisition and processing; advanced real-time integrated reservoir characterization; EOR and monitoring solutions; exploration and development of unconventional reservoirs and deep gas reservoirs.

Subsurface & operations consultants

Through our own in-house resources and our worldwide network of associates, we are able to offer operator-experienced subsurface and operations consultants with a range of discipline experience and qualifications, either on-demand or on contract. Our consultants normally have oil company or major service provider career backgrounds, are hand-picked and have usually worked with us on previous assignments.

Exploration project management 

Holborn can assist with implementing and managing international exploration projects ranging from initial technical evaluation of acreage; economic analysis  & contract terms; work program proposals, data acquisition and interpretation; prospect portfolio ranking; to planning of drilling and completion programs. We can assist with the following work 

Technical screening and evaluation

Economic analysis & contract terms

Data acquisition, preparation & evaluation

Manage 3rd part CPR reports

Drilling, workover & completion strategy & planning

Appraisal & development strategy & planning

Integrated subsurface interpretation

for exploration, appraisal & field development

Portfolio & new business development

Holborn can assist with the building of exploration and production asset portfolios through the identification of suitable open acreage; farmin and M&A opportunities, as well as distressed assets via our own industry network and/or 3rd parties. We can advise on contract negotiations and economic and commercial evaluation of assets and also provide assistance with preparation of presentation materials and client representation to financial institutions and investors.

Acreage & asset management

We can assist with the management of our client's oil and gas assets and exploration projects as well as advise on new opportunities to enhance existing asset portfolios. Holborn gives its clients the ability to quickly and confidently enhance their in-house expertise for managing their exploration & production projects and asset portfolios. We adhere to strict HSE procedures and regulations in all the work we do.

We can provide fully integrated subsurface interpretations of geological, geophysical and engineering data using our in-house technical capabilities supplemented with expertise from our associate network where necessary. We can assist with the following work:

Data gathering & database construction

Design & manage data acquisition & processing programs

2D & 3D seismic interpretation and mapping

Petroleum geology evaluation

Prospect generation and ranking

Field development mapping

Reserve & resource estimations

Data room visits

Client representation at partner meetings

Presentations to financial institutions & governments

We can also arrange and manage 3rd party engineering reserve & resource estimates and Competent Persons Reports (CPR's).

Start-up advisory

Having been co-founders of start-up companies ourselves we are familiar with the due diligence process required for raising capital and/or farmout to prospective partners and investors. We are able to assist with technical evaluations; commissioning of reserve CPR's; preparation of presentation material for finance raising activities, and representation of companies at investor and financial institution level.

bottom of page