Based in Aberdeen, Roger is responsible globally for developing Vario’s hub and service offering within the Oil & Gas industry, demonstrating our commitment to the Energy sector. A retired Partner and former Head of Pinsent Masons’ Aberdeen office, Roger has over 25 years’ experience in corporate and commercial law, working internationally in the O&G sector. He has acted for UK, foreign oil service companies and independent E&P companies, and also has significant expertise in sector-specific intellectual property matters. Commended in the 2017 and 2018 editions of both Chambers and Legal 500, Roger is also involved in the work of the Law department at the University of Aberdeen and is President of the Society of Advocates in Aberdeen. He is also a trustee for the Robert Gordon University Foundation. Roger is an avid student of Scottish history and loves all manner of outdoor sports – perfect for the Scottish weather!