Adam Wilson

Senior Research Analyst, Subsurface


  • Global
  • Oil and gas exploration
  • Oil and gas production

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Adam is a senior contributor to our global exploration research, with particular expertise in the relationship between exploration spend and company reported costs.

He has built an in-depth knowledge of the fundamental principles that underpin our exploration valuations.

Since joining the Exploration Service in 2010, he has authored benchmarking reports on exploration trends, company exploration performance and on exploration outlook. He has also been involved in authoring individual basin performance reports with a focus on Europe.

Prior to completing his doctoral research, Adam worked as a seismic processer at CGG where he worked on deepwater projects. 


  • PhD, Geophysics, Edinburgh University
  • MSc, Exploration Geophysics, University of Leeds
  • BSc, Mathematics and Physics (International), University of Leeds