Vice President - Eastern Hemisphere
Maurice Flynn currently serves as our Vice President for Eastern Hemisphere, division including EAME (Europe, Africa, and Middle East), FSU (Russia and former Soviet Union), and the Far East. Mr. Flynn began his 30-year career in the seismic industry, in 1975, with Western Geophysical (n/k/a WesternGeco, a business segment of Schlumberger), where he quickly demonstrated his operational and leadership skills advancing through the ranks of the company to the position of Area Operations Manager, managing operations in the Middle East, Central Asia and Latin America. In 2000 Mr. Flynn joined Petroleum Geo-Services, where he served as Vice President for Europe, Africa and the Middle East, directing the company's expansion into the land seismic market in the Middle East and Asia. In 2006 Mr. Flynn joined Global Geophysical Services serving as Vice President for EAME, before leaving the company in 2009 to assume the position of Senior Vice President of Operations for Terraseis, a privately held company with operations in the Middle East. He rejoined Global Geophysical Services in 2011 as its Regional Manager EAME, until his promotion to Vice President for Eastern Hemisphere in April, 2012. Mr. Flynn graduated with honors from the University of Liverpool with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics and Geophysics. He is a member of the Society for Exploration Geophysicists and the European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers.