Richard Hallett Ph.D., M.Sc., B.Sc. (Principal Officer)

Richard spent his professional career as a geologist in the petroleum industry, using specialist stratigraphy skills on a wide variety of projects in north Africa, southeast Asia and the Middle East. Upon returning to Dorset in 2018, he established Chalk Newton Geoscience.

Richard holds a City and Guilds Certificate in Education and Training and has undertaken field studies in the UK, France, Spain, USA, Tunisia, Indonesia and the Sultanate of Oman. He is a member of the Geologists’ Association and a Fellow of The Geological Society and trained in BSI 18001 HSE management systems and holds a REC Outdoor First Aid Certificate.