Joel Riddle

Joel Riddle

Managing Director and CEO, Tamboran Resources

Joel Riddle joined Tamboran Resources as CEO in 2013 and was appointed Managing Director in 2018. Mr. Riddle has more than 25 years of experience in the upstream oil and gas industry and was previously with Cobalt International Energy, where he worked with executive management in the initial evaluation and implementation of the exploration growth strategy in the Gulf of Mexico and West Africa, playing an instrumental role in Cobalt’s $1 billion initial public offering in 2009 and subsequent capital raising efforts in 2010 and 2011. Mr. Riddle also served technical and leadership roles at ExxonMobil, Unocal and Murphy Oil.