Tracey K. Henderson is Vice President of Exploration, Business Execution and Geophysics at Kosmos Energy. As an exploration geophysicist she has participated in exploration projects in a variety of basins around the world. She joined Kosmos in 2004 from Nexen Petroleum USA where she was responsible for evaluating exploration opportunities in the deep water Gulf of Mexico. Prior to joining Nexen, she served as project geophysicist in the exploration of Triton Energy’s Blocks F and G in Equatorial Guinea that included the Ceiba, Okume and Oveng fields.
She was a key member of the technical team that built the Kosmos portfolio which included licenses in Ghana, Mauritania and Senegal, and ultimately resulted in the Ghana Jubilee Field discovery and the Tortue, Marsouin and Teranga discoveries in Mauritania and Senegal. In her current role she is responsible for managing integrated functional technical teams for existing assets and new ventures.
Tracey holds a master’s degree in geophysics and a bachelor of science degree in geology from the University of Texas at Dallas.