Aug 26, 2023

Asser Talaat

  • Petroleum Geologist
  • Malawy, Minia, Egypt
Full time Drilling Geothermal Oil & Gas Production and Operations Petroleum Engineering Training

Personal Summary

I am an experienced Petroleum Geologist with a strong background in unconventional basin projects and challenging extraction environments. Throughout my career at Baker Hughes and Sperry Halliburton, I have demonstrated my technical knowledge and teamwork skills to find feasible and geologically sound approaches for clients. I excel in field planning, data analysis, and drilling implementation. With my expertise in structural geology and reservoir analysis, I have successfully contributed to the exploration and analysis of petroleum extraction sites. I am tenacious, determined, and dedicated to delivering high-quality results.


  • Geological skills: Proficient in geology software such as Pats, Geo, Surfer, and mudlogging programs. Excellent field skills including pay zone detection, sample description, and wells correlation. Experienced in generating subsurface and structural maps, interpreting seismic information, and evaluating production data.
  • Language: Fluent in Arabic and English, both written and spoken, with basic knowledge of French.

Licenses and certifications

  • English Language
  • International Computer Driving License (ICDL)
  • HR courses from Doctor Ebrahim El fikky
  • Communication Skills from Winning Egypt Center
  • Baker Hughes courses:

- Drilling fluids - Volume Calculation - Gas System and Gas analysis - Sample Detection and Description - A to Z Health, Safety and Environment Courses (Onshore and Offshore) - MWD basics - Subsurface log interpretation - Mud types and Contamination of mud mentioned

Work Experience

Data Engineer and Well site geologist
Baker Hughes Egypt

- Prepared drilling-related reports. - Collected and reported on-location geological and drilling data. - Attended MWD, LWD, and Wireline jobs. - Collaborated with geophysicists and other geologists for petroleum exploration and analysis. - Developed a rating system for potential unconventional basin extraction sites using structural geology concepts. - Delivered reservoir-property maps and interpreted cross sections to drive the onshore business. - Collected and analyzed geologic data, wrote reports, and integrated data with test plans.

MWD & LWD Engineer
Jan 2020 - Sperry Halliburton Iraq

- Prepared drilling-related reports. - Provided on-location surveys and MWD, LWD reporting. - Monitored drilling activity in real-time. - Collaborated with sub-surface teams to optimize oilfield data acquisition. - Led field development planning with regional company representatives. - Collected and analyzed geologic data, wrote reports, and integrated data with test plans.


Bachelor of Science
Minia University, Egypt