Blue Gentoo was founded by individuals with experience of operating and designing oil and gas production systems. We combine our practical and technical knowledge with access to the best expertise from the academic, research and flow assurance consulting community.

Jeanette Forbes

Jeanette Forbes


Jeanette is an IT systems engineer and serial entrepreneur. Well-known and respected in the oil and gas industry and Scottish entrepreneurial scene, she has won many business awards for enterprise, including Scottish Businesswoman of the Year 2019. She is an adviser to the Scottish Government Technology Advisory Group and Scottish Government Enterprise & Skills Strategic Board.  For Blue Gentoo she focusses on business strategy and customer engagement.
Phil Bremner

Phil Bremner


Phil Bremner has more than 30 years’ experience in subsea and deepwater gas production in the North Sea, the Middle East and Australia and has been challenging the problem of chemical inhibitor overdosing for operators over the last 10 years. He has designed subsea gas production systems and has brought several new technologies to the market in the past. He is well known in the subsea industry having worked for Shell, BG, PTTEP, Inpex, Woodside and others and was previously the Chairman of SUT in Aberdeen. He has a vision for the digital oilfield that our customers are working towards and is leading the development of our technology accordingly.

Chris Oliver

Chris Oliver

CFO - Finance

Chris Oliver has worked for BP and Schlumberger and has built several high growth oilfield technology companies – most recently Red Spider Technology , a well intervention and completions business. Chris focuses on business strategy, financial management, brand positioning and marketing. He has worked in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia.

Girvani Manoharan

Girvani Manoharan


Girvani Manoharan is a result driven reservoir management and production optimisation engineer with over 10 years’ experience delivering production rate and reserves adding activities in both the Middle East and the UK. She has a natural affinity for in-depth technical research with practical application and has a true passion for excellence. She has been serving as the secretary of the Aberdeen Formation Evaluation Society’s committee since October 2020.

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