Vann and Fageras Join Spectraseis' Board of Directors

Spectraseis has announced that Ian Vann and Bjarte Fageras have joined Spectraseis' Board of Directors.

Ian Vann was Group Vice President for Exploration & Business Renewal at BP between 2004 and 2007 and, prior to this, was Chief Technology Officer. As Vice President for Exploration, he was responsible for directing BP's global exploration efforts with an annual budget of US$1 billion.  
As Chief Technology Officer, Vann was responsible for technology strategy, research & development and technology deployment throughout BP's exploration and production business including the overall direction of 1000 technology professionals.
Bjarte Fageras is Chairman of the board of Octio Geophysical AS, and CEO of Technocean AS, a subsea services company. From 2004 to 2005, Fageras was CEO of Exploration Resources and from 2001 to 2004 was Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at I/O Corporation.
"With so many potential opportunities to choose from in the oil & gas industry, we are honored that Ian and Bjarte have chosen to invest their time and experience in Spectraseis. We look forward to leveraging Ian and Bjarte's immense knowledge of the upstream oil & gas technology industry to further capitalize on the huge opportunities low frequency seismic technologies bring to the E&P business," said Spectraseis CEO Ross Newman.