C.V. For Dr John Morris


Managing Director, International Energy Consultants
e-mail: jmorris@energyconsultants.com.au

Dr Morris has over 25 years of experience working in the IPP industry in the Asia-Pacific region, in addition to seven years in the upstream oil & gas sector.

He has held senior positions for several IPP power majors and has developed and managed numerous large IPP projects in Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam & Australia. Dr Morris is recognised as an expert in deregulated power markets.

Prior to a career in the power industry, he lived and worked as an oil exploration geologist in areas ranging from Burma to Spitzbergen. He holds a PhD in Geology from the University of Canterbury.

Employment History

1999 – Now          International Energy Consultants (Managing Director)
1997 – 1999         InterGen (Country & Project Manager – Singapore)
1995 – 1997         InterGen (Country & Project Manager – Indonesia)
1994 – 1995         BHP Power (Development Manager – Australia)
1993 – 1994         BHP Power (Project Manager – Vietnam)
1992 – 1993         BHP Petroleum (Chief Geologist – Vietnam)
1991 – 1992         BHP Petroleum (Senior Geologist – New Ventures Asia/Pacific)
1989 – 1991         Shell International (Senior Geologist – Burma)
1987 – 1989         Shell International (Exploration Geophysicist – Africa & Middle East)


1987 PhD in Geology – University of Canterbury (NZ)
1983 BSc (Hons – First Class) in Geology – University of Auckland (NZ)