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Director 1

Dr. Javier Alejandro Morelos Garcia, Petroleum systems analysis and organic geochemistry.

Since 2014 Alex is the director of Hydrocarbon Systems Ltd., a 3GeoAmericas partner company. Dr. Morelos has 30+ years working for Geophysical Services Inc. (GSI), Mobil Oil Co, UNOCAL, Humble Geochemical Services, PDVSA, PEMEX, ExxonMobil, with deep experience in regional, plays and prospect studies and development geochemistry in most of the basins in Latin America, Europe, Africa, Asia and the Gulf of Mexico. Dr. Morelos has also contributed to unconventional resource assessments in basins in Europe and Africa.
Dr. Morelos is a member of the AAPG, PESGB and The Geological Society.

Director 2

Dr. Sergey Drachev, Seismic data interpretation, geological studies & basin modelling.

Sergey has a 30+ year professional record in both academia and petroleum industry; he is a Director and a Cofounder of ArcGeoLink Ltd. – a 3GeoAmericas partner company. In 1989, he graduated from Geological Faculty of Moscow State University (RF) with a PhD degree in tectonics. In 1993, Sergey joined P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology, and in 2006 he acquired a position of a Geological Adviser at ExxonMobil Russia Inc. In 2008, Sergey was assigned to ExxonMobil International Limited (Leatherhead, UK). As a geoscientist, Sergey was involved in numerous research and exploration projects in Arctic, Volga-Urals Province, Ukraine Dnieper-Donets Basin, Black Sea, Kura Basin in Azerbaijan and Western India deep-water basins. He is an author and co-author of 80+ professional publications. Dr. Drachev is a member of the AAPG and The Geological Society.

Director 3

Andrey Elistratov, Seismic operations and data processing.

Andrey has 20+ years of experience in marine seismic data acquisition and processing. Between 2004 And 2014 he was a Managing Director of LARGEO, one of the main Russian seismic processing contractors with a profound record of completed projects for oil and gas majors, such as ExxonMobil, Rosneft, Gazprom, Novatek, ONGC. Andrey also runs Geogals Ltd. – a 3GeoAmericas partner company.

Senior Management


Ernesto Miranda Canseco, Regional Geological Studies & Basin Modeling.

Mr. Miranda Canseco is an expert in the regional and petroleum geology of Mexico. He received a master degree from the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM) in 1991. In the following years he has been involved in numerous projects in geology, petroleum exploration, and has been a coauthor of multiple internal and consortia reports for PEMEX. He has published numerous reports related to Mexico’s petroleum industry and contributed to PEMEX manuals on basin analysis. In the recent years Mr. Miranda Canseco has been working as an independent consultant and instructor for IPN and CIATEQ and joined 3GA in 2018.