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About Us

MapStand is a ground-breaking online service featuring an interactive map to highlight global E&P activity, daily industry news, and professional profiles.

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MapStand will be accessible to all, with key datasets available under open data licenses. By making this information easier to discover and use, we give individuals, companies, regulators and investors the ability to understand and analyze the industry, its participants and activities.


Digital Standards

Our APIs and web map services make our datasets available in digital formats to meet your needs, integrating into your inhouse GIS, interpretation or business intelligence tools. Datasets come with extensive metadata including quality indicators, provenance information and licensing terms.



Using machine learning, data analytics, and data-mining technologies MapStand turns big data into location intelligence. Our News comes with tagged companies, industry terms and locations enabling advanced spatial analytics and better, faster decision making.

Meet our team

Our experienced leadership team dedicated to helping your business embrace big data.

Christian Fenwick

Christian Fenwick


Francis Cram

Francis Cram

Founder & CTO


Pete Lelliott

Lead Developer

Manuela Sabatino

Manuela Sabatino

Product Development Lead

Global Business Manager

John Balch

Global Business Manager

Harry Rennie

Harry Rennie


Niki Apostolopoulou-Maniati

Niki Apostolopoulou-Maniati

GIS Analyst

Alex Burnett

Alex Burnett

Senior Researcher


Diego Esteve Martins

Senior GIS Analyst


Sian Grant

Business Development Manager


Follow our news, industry perspectives, and activities as we build up for our big launch!

Offshore South Africa - Total Discovery Opens New Hydrocarbon Province?
Harry Rennie   Feb 7, 2019

Partner Africa Energy announced today (7 February 2019) that Total’s much anticipated Brulpadda-1AX, exploration well on Block 11B/12B ...

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Caribbean Overview
The Caribbean - An Upcoming Region in the Hydrocarbon Industry?
Harry Rennie   Nov 12, 2018

The exploration and production of hydrocarbons in the Caribbean has been somewhat overlooked in recent times despite its close proximity ...

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Russia Overview
London Traded Company targeting deeper horizons in a developed Pre-Caspian Basin Licence, Russia
Ivan Antonov   Nov 10, 2018

The holders of the licence, Zoltav Resources Limited, are an AIM listed company on the London Stock Exchange.

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