Country Security Manager
Scott Burney was appointed as the Country Security Manager for Apache in June 2017. He joined Apache Egypt Security Department as The Operations and Risk Management Expert with a primary focus on strategic security advice to Oilfield Operations in 2014. Previous to this Scott was the regional security manager for a large oilfield services company covering primarily Egypt, Syria and Jordan. As a conscientious and experienced security professional, he had a former career of 24 years in the UK Military (Royal Marines Commando 1985 - 2009). He brings extensive operational experience, management practice, organizational and instructional understanding, all chartered in hostile environments.
His Oilfield security experience over recent years has covered operations in Nigeria, Oman, South Sudan, North Sudan, Syria, Jordan, Lebanon and Egypt. Scott has spent the last 7 years in Egypt and enjoys the challenges that come along with employment in North Africa and the Middle East