About Us | Corporate Officers | Timothy S. Duncan
Timothy S. Duncan
Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer
Tim Duncan is a Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Talos Energy LLC. Prior to Talos Energy, Mr. Duncan was the Senior Vice President of Business Development and a founder of Phoenix Exploration Company LP, where he was responsible for Phoenix’s business development evaluations and negotiations; including the sale of the company to a group of buyers led by Apache Corporation. Prior to Phoenix, he was Manager of Reservoir Engineering and Evaluations for Gryphon Exploration Company. Mr. Duncan also worked in various reservoir engineering and portfolio evaluation functions for Amerada Hess Corporation, Zilkha Energy Company, and Pennzoil E&P Company.
Mr. Duncan has a BS in Petroleum Engineering from Mississippi State University, where he was honored in 2012 as a Distinguished Fellow of the College of Engineering. Mr. Duncan also earned an MBA from the Bauer Executive Program at the University of Houston. He is an active member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers, IPAA, and the National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA). Mr. Duncan also serves on various academically focused boards including the College of Engineering Dean’s Advisory Council at Mississippi State University and the advisory boards of the Petroleum Engineering programs at Mississippi State University and the University of Houston.