Hector M. Gordon
Non Executive Director
B Sc. (Hons), F.A.I.C.D.
Mr Gordon is a geologist with over 40 years' experience in the upstream petroleum industry, primarily in Australia and southeast Asia. He joined Cooper Energy in 2012, initially as an Executive Director – Exploration & Production and subsequently moved to his position a Non Executive Director in 2017.
Mr Gordon was previously Managing Director of Somerton Energy until it was acquired by Cooper in 2012. Previously he was an Executive Director with Beach Energy Limited where he was employed for more than 16 years. In this time Beach Energy experienced significant growth and Mr Gordon held a number of roles including Exploration Manager, Chief Operating Officer and, ultimately, Chief Executive Officer.
Mr Gordon’s previous employers also include Santos Limited, AGL Petroleum, TMOC Resources, Esso Australia and Delhi Petroleum Pty Ltd.
Mr Gordon is a member of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists and is a Director of Bass Oil Company Limited.