About us

Our company

TBP Geo is a Norwegian limited company incorporated in 2021. Based in the Oslo region, our highly experienced senior management can make your project work be it geophysical, geological, geotechnical or geochemical.

Our strategy

TBP Geo’s strategy is to leverage decades of experience and partnerships to bring the best to our clients in an energy industry in transition. Our network interactions and collaborative skills aim at packaging the right technologies for change at a very competitive cost.

Chairman Bjørn Ursin-Holm

Mr. Ursin-Holm has worked in the oil and gas business since 1972, working on international assignments throughout the world, in top positions in Exploration & Production companies and in Oil Service companies.


  • Geophysicist, Univeristy of Oslo. Economist, BI – Norwegian Business School
  • 40+ years of international experience in E&P and Oil Services
  • Chairman & CEO of Global Geo Services AS (GGS); 2010-current
  • Founder, Chairman of Irbis Energy Ltd; 2016-current.
  • Chairman of Boudicca E&P, UK ; 2016- current
  • Founder, Chairman & CEO of Vision of Energy AS; 2000-current
  • Board Member and CTO of Araca Energy ASA (2014-2015), Russia E&P
  • Chairman Rosneftegaz Geo (RNGG); ( 2007-2010)
  • Founder, President & CEO for Vega Resources AS (Russia E&P);(2007-2010)
  • VP Africa and Middle East for Fugro (2001-2007)
  • EVP Aker Geo, EVP (1998-2001)
  • President Petroleum Geo Services (PGS) Russia & CIS (1992-1998)
  • Saga Petroleum E&P; Data Acquisition Manager , Field Development (1976-1992)

CEO Trond Christoffersen

Mr. Trond Christoffersen has worked in the energy business since 1981, working on geophysical and exploration projects globally in senior positions.


  • Background in geophysics and MBA from Edinburgh Business School – Heriot-Watt University
  • More than 3 decades of experience in the oil and gas business
  • COO / CEO Global Geo Services AS; 2017 – present
  • Founder, Director & Senior Partner of Spec Partners Ltd, UK; 2009 – present
  • EVP Marine operations of Spectrum ASA; 2007-2009
  • CEO of Global Geo Services ASA (GGS), shorter periods COO; 1999-2007
  • EVP of TGS ASA; 1998-1999
  • VP of Nopec International ASA; (1996-1998)
  • Founder and CEO of Amarok AS); (1989-1996))
  • GM grav/mag of GECO; (1981-1989)