Rob Jewkes


Joined Petrofac


Became Chief Operating Officer, IES


Rob joined Petrofac in 2004 to build a Europe-based engineering services business in Woking, UK, which now forms part of Petrofac’s EPS business.

In 2009, he was appointed MD of Developments within the IES division, with responsibility for leveraging our engineering and project management capability through Risk Service Contracts and Equity Investments and to lead the development of our clients’ upstream assets and energy infrastructure assets, with ongoing projects in Mexico, Malaysia, Tunisia and UKCS.

In 2014, Rob assumed the role of COO, IES, with full responsibility for the IES business portfolio.


Rob has over 35 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry. Before joining Petrofac, he served as chief executive officer of Clough Engineering, the main operating company of the Australian engineering group Clough Limited.