Bio

Peter Doherty has 11+ years of demonstrated success working in agile, fast paced environments in M&A, software, oil & energy. He received a Bachelors of Engineering (Mechanical) from the National Univeristy of Ireland, Galway and is a chartered engineer awarded by Engineers Ireland. Interests include soccer, running, gold, squash, formula one, snooker, investing, energy tech and hardware projects using arduino and raspberry pi. Peter lives in Manhattan, NY with his wife and Shiba Inu.

Personal Information
Email:
peter@peter-doherty.com
Phone:
+1 929.313.7329
Address:
PO Box 2006, New York, NY 10032
Language:
English, French, Gaeilge
Professional Experience
Red Sky Intelligence LLC

Feb 2019 to Present

Founder & CEO | New York, US

  • Business development, operations & strategy
  • Business Transformation

Computation Hub SAS

Jul 2016 to Present

Founder & CEO | Paris, France

  • Founded company. Responsible for key account management, business development and team management
  • Evangelized Agile and Scrum on client projects

Wood Group

Jun 2013 to Jul 2016

Senior Engineer & Project Manager | Paris, France

  • Installation engineering design & analysis for subsea flowlines, in-line structures and electric cables. Built and managed a small engineering team to service EPC clients in Europe.
  • Other duties included business & technology development both internally at Wood Group and with industry partners.

Wood Group

Feb 2009 to Jun 2013

Project Engineer | Galway City, Ireland & Paris, France

  • Project Engineer for engineering design, analysis and studies for FPSOs, SLHR’s, HRT’s, SCR’s and steep wave risers for deepwater and shallow water developments in the North Sea, West of Africa and for pre-salt developments in Brazil.

  • Six-month secondment to Heerema Marine Contractors working on pipelay stinger analysis for the Aegir Deepwater Construction Vessel. Supporting the pipelay, flowline design and structures teams on projects & tenders.

  • Seconded to Aberdeen for the Maersk Gryphon Recovery Area Project (GARP) for MCS Kenny. Worked on design of water and gas injection steep wave risers.

  • BASIC Engineering for an Oil Major developing a large deepwater development offshore West of Africa.

Major Equipment International Ltd.

Apr 2007 to Aug 2007

Drawing Office Assistant | Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo, Ireland

  • Design of portable workstations for fabricators and welders. Responsible for design and fabrication of large steel storage facility, Road Tanker Dust Suppression System Re-Design
  • Designed and coordinated fabrication of an automatic gate for factory entrance.

Major Equipment International Ltd.

May 2006 to Aug 2006

Drawing Office Assistant | Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo, Ireland

  • Worked in the drawing office on several projects. Daily use of 2D & 3D CAD program (Inventor, Mechanical Desktop) for modelling of machinery and components.
  • Duties included preparation and checking of drawings and working with welders, fabricators, engineers and R&D team on farm machinery Design & Fabrication.

Professional Skills
Mathematical Modelling
80%
Statistical Anaysis
80%
Data Analysis
80%
Python
80%
Javascript
80%
R
20%
CSS
80%
C
40%
Pandas
40%
NumPy
40%
Excel VBA
100%
MS Word
100%
MS Powerpoint
100%
Reveal.js
80%
Chart.js
90%
D3.js
65%
Plotly
75%
Heroku
85%
AWS S3
50%
Django
85%
Bootstrap
85%
Hugo
90%
Node.js
75%
Flexcom
100%
PipeLay
100%
Shear7
40%
Ariane-3D
40%
JIRA
90%
Trello
100%
Mathcad
60%
Autodesk Inventor
75%
Mechanical Desktop
75%
Blender
50%
Inkscape
50%
Canva
100%
GIMP 2
80%
Collaboration
100%
Communication
90%
Decison Making
90%
Time Management
100%
Problem Solving
100%
Critical & Analytical Thining
100%
Commercial Acumen
75%
Work Ethic & Adaptability
100%
Cross Functional Team Leadership
100%
Business Development
100%
Publications & Speaking
Publication

June 2013

DCV Aegir Pipelay Installation Analyses and Capabilities

International Conference on Ocean, Offshore, and Arctic Engineering (OMAE)

OMAE2013-10262, V04AT04A026; 10 pages

This paper outlines the pipelay capabilities of DCV Aegir and details the J-lay (with quad joints) and reel-lay installation analyses performed to aid in the design of the vessel pipelay equipment.

Co-authored with Henk Smienk, Erwan Karjadi, Gabriel Vazquez and Patrick Dooley.

View Publication

Publication

Feb 2016

SAFE Mobile Application

Inspired Issue 1 - Technology and Innovation in Wood Group

In 2015, Wood Group Kenny developed an app to allow mobile device users access to Wood Group Kenny’s SAFE (Safety Awareness for Everyone) web-based safety observation system first introduced in 2011.

View publication

Speaking

2013

Client Confidential: BHOR Riser Base Spools Movement and Trenching Study

Annual Technical Conference, Houston, MCS/Wood Group

Speaking

2013

Subsea PLET Installation: Challenges in Deep Water Developments

Wood Group, Annual Technical Conference, Houston

Speaking

Leveraging Machine Learning for Offshore Equipment

ABB, Unified Offshore Equipment Standardization JIP, Paris

Speaking

Increasing Vessel Uptime Across Your Fleet

Young Person in the Spotlight, Society of Petroleum Engineers France

Speaking

Empowering Assets & Operations for the Oil & Energy Industry

Tech Meetups Paris

Speaking

Empowering Oil & Energy - Time-Series Analytics For Big, Fast Data

KX Meetups

Speaking

Impactful Data Insights & Decision-Making Solutions

Paris Machine Learning Group

Speaking

Impactful Data Insights & Enhanced Decision-Making Solutions

Society of Petroleum Engineers, Beyond The Borders, Paris

Speaking

Impactful Data Insights & Enhanced Decision-Making Solutions

Society of Petroleum Engineers, Beyond The Borders, Paris

Speaking

Feb 2016

Positive Impacts of Entrepreneurship & Startups in Oil & Gas

Society of Petroleum Engineers, Beyond The Borders, Paris

Certifications & Continuous Professional Development
Certifications

  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM®) | ScrumAlliance | April 2020 to Present
  • Scrum Master | Mountain Goat Software | April 2020 to Present
  • MOOC Oil & Gas 3 | TOTAL & French Institute of Petroleum (IFP) | Nov 2017 to Present
  • Chartered Engineer | Engineers Ireland | May 2015 to Present
  • Managing Workload | Engineers Ireland | Feb 2015 to Present
  • Managing from within the Team | Engineers Ireland | Feb 2015 to Present
  • Leadership Skills | Engineers Ireland | Jan 2015 to Present
  • Project Management | Engineers Ireland | Nov 2014 to Present

Plus 200+ hours of continuous professional development.

Education
National University of Ireland, Galway

Sep 2004 - May 2008

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)

Honors Degree

Honors Degree which included study of the following subjects.

Automated Systems, Polymer Technology, Engineer in Society, Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer, Fluid Dynamics, Electrical Power & Machines, Communications, Mechanical Analysis & Design, Vibrations & Control, Design Office, Metals & Metal Processing.

Advanced Mechanical Analysis and Design, Finite Element Methods, Computer Control of Electro – Mechanical Systems, Energy Conversion, Polymers and Polymer Composites, Power Systems, Project Management, Engineering Calculus, Statistics.

Projects:

  • Design of an AC Powered Grass Cutting Machine for use on Undulating Grasslands. (Sponsored by Major Equipment International Limited)
  • Energy Conversion Project: Design of a steam power cycle to act as the bottoming cycle in a combined cycle power plant with a Rolls Royce Trent 60 industrial gas turbine as the topping cycle. Optimisation of the overall Thermal Efficiency was carried out as part of this team project.
  • Design of a Plastic Bottle Shredding Machine to Shred 10 bottles per minute
  • Feasibility report on a Hip replacement cup; Prototype Design for a Jar Opening Device.
  • Design & build of a solar powered water pump
  • Build of door lock with unique key

Contact Me
Feel free to contact me

Address

PO Box 2006, New York, NY 10032

Phone

+1 929.313.7329

Email

peter@peter-doherty.com