John Pearson


Appointed Chief Corporate Development Officer and Group Managing Director, Western Hemisphere


As Chief Corporate Development Officer, John assists in further strengthening key relationships with International and Independent Oil Company clients globally, as well as leading the implementation and development of the Group’s strategy.

In his role as Group Managing Director, Western Hemisphere, John also manages the growth of our reimbursable business, Engineering & Production Services, in the western hemisphere through leading geographic and service line expansion, and exploring longer-term growth opportunities.


John had a 28-year career with AMEC Foster Wheeler, during which he held several senior positions including president of global oil, gas and chemicals, and multi-market roles running the Americas, Northern Europe and CIS regions. Most recently, John had responsibility for the development of AMEC Foster Wheeler’s global oil, gas and chemicals strategy, and was heavily involved in the development of the company’s new operating model.

John is also a past Co-Chair of Oil & Gas UK, the operator and contractor trade association, and set up and led the pan industry Efficiency Task Force.