Following completion in 1992 of his B.Sc. in Physics from Curtin University, Stuart started his career in the Oil & Gas industry as a Wireline Engineer working for Crocker Research.
During his 11-year career with Crocker, Stuart completed his Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering and shortly thereafter joined RISC as a Senior Reservoir Engineer whilst also setting up his own company, Weston Petroleum Consulting.
After RISC, and some time as an Associate Director working for Miro Advisors, Stuart became the Lead Reservoir Engineer for Chevron in Perth (Australia), resigning his position there in 2015 to concentrate his efforts on making Weston Petroleum a success.
Throughout his career, Stuart has gained extensive experience across the energy industry and is considered and expert in his field.