Mar 14, 2024

Daniel Simon Chol Aguek

  • Petroleum Engineer
  • Gueri, Juba, South Sudan
Full time Petroleum Engineering

Personal Summary

I am a well-trained Petroleum Engineer with a strong foundation in integrated disciplines related to the petroleum industry. My expertise spans from exploration to drilling, production, well testing, HSE, storage, and transportation. I am eager to take on challenging roles where I can make significant contributions across various petroleum engineering disciplines.


  • Exploration and Drilling
  • Production Optimization
  • Reservoir Management
  • Project Planning
  • Environmental Law and Policy
  • Business Management

Licenses and certifications

  • Introduction to Environmental Law and Policy - The University of North Carolina
  • Project Management - University of California
  • Introduction to Business Management - King’s College London
  • Oil and Gas Operations and Markets - Duke University
  • Petroleum Economics Training - SunMaker Training Institute

Awards and achievements

  • ONGC VIDESH SCHOLARSHIP - June 2016 – July 2021

Work Experience

ESP Engineer
Dec 2021 - Dec 2022 NileDelta

Assigned as ESP (Electrical Submersible Pumps Engineer)

Production Technologist
Mar 2023 - Present DAR Petroleum Operating Company

Performed production enhancement/optimization initiatives, coordinated rig programs, monitored logging operations, and ensured adherence to safety regulations and quality standards.


Bachelor of Petroleum Engineering
Jun 2016 - Sep 2021 Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad