Barbara holds an MSc degree in Geology from La Sapienza University of Rome. She has 19 years experience in the oil industry, 12 of which spent working in the NCS. She has participated in several Exploration Rounds with projects covering the Norwegian Sea and the North Sea. Barbara also gained experience working as a reservoir geologist in development and production projects. Before joining Fortis Petroleum she worked for Enterprise Oil, Statoil, ENI Norge and DONG.