Thabo Kgogo joined PetroSA in 2003 as a Reservoir Engineers.
He was previously with De Beers in different offshore and onshore operations.
Kgogo has held several positions at PetroSA including Senior to Principal Reservoir Engineer, Technical Manager E&P and Operations Manager E&P.
He holds a BSc degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cape Town, South Africa, a MSc degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of London and a PhD degree in Petroleum Engineering from Imperial College London.
Kgogo has published several international technical papers in the field of Petroleum Engineering.
He was the Chairperson of the Southern Africa Chapter of the International Society of Petroleum Engineers from 2009 to 2011.
He has also received a Society of Petroleum Engineer’s Special award in 2011 for his contribution to the field of Petroleum Engineering. He was appointed as Vice President for Operations in March 2013.