Tony Laing

Tony has a career in the Oil and Gas energy sector, spanning over 35 year, with roles in Oil & Gas Operators, Multinationals, technology suppliers and niche consultancies; in addition to supporting academia.

Over the last 20 years, this has been at senior business and technical leadership roles, with many technology and commercial industry firsts. These roles have been both in the UK and overseas, with assignments in Norway, Africa, China and India.

Today, Tony heads-up NSRI and is a strong believer in technology being a key enabler in driving business and economic growth; as a not-for-profit and impartial organisation, NSRI can play a key role within the wider subsea and marine sector, growing the Blue Economy industries.  Many of the challenges across the Blue Economy industries are common and sharing of knowledge is vital to accelerate and unlocking the opportunities.