Global Exploration and Appraisal

Renowned for the quality of our technical data delivered by a team of experienced and highly qualified geo-scientists, associates and advisors, our global E&A solutions help improve performance in oil and gas discovery.

We track global E&A operations at country and company level, as well as providing granular data about individual basins. Our expert team draws on its own exploration experience – often at VP level – to help businesses understand the principle risks they face as well as what drives exploration performance. We also provide well failure analysis in order to improve success rates in the future.

E&A Product Solutions

The Wildcat product suite, accompanied by deep technical and commercial analysis, underpins decision-making from acreage access to drilling and appraisal, and helps E&P companies improve exploration performance.


Wildcat provides the most comprehensive insights into global exploration performance available.

Unique technical insight to underpin key exploration decision making.

High-quality geoscience and insightful analysis behind global high-impact exploration.

Screen global farm-in opportunities and benchmark deal terms.

Wildcat Appraisals – maximising exploration value creation through effective appraisal.

E&A Commercial Advisory

We offer a range of advisory services to clients in the global E&A sector, that builds upon our subscription and data-led solutions. Our core areas of focus are: exploration strategy formulation and implementation, performance benchmarking, and new ventures strategy.

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Our Credentials

1.2k+

High-impact, post-2008 exploration
wells analysed for up-to-date insight

600+

Farm-out deal terms covered

200+

Appraisals of asset-performance data

6k

Completed exploration and
appraisal wells’ data analysed

“Your insight – ‘Jubilee to Liza, the keys to unlocking commercial success’ – provided lots of value to us, indeed you have the most comprehensive well coverage of the play”

Oil and Gas Exploration CompanyDirector

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Graeme Bagley

Graeme Bagley

Head of Global E&A


Phone :
+44 (0) 20 3794 5381

Email :
gbagley@westwoodenergy.com