Global HSSE Committee

The Global Health, Safety, Security, and Environment (HSSE) Committee represents the worldwide IAGC membership and provides input and guidance on IAGC’s position and strategy regarding health, safety, security, and environment issues impacting the geophysical and exploration industry, identifies and promotes the use of best practices, and establishes HSSE standards and guidelines for the IAGC. The committee is also responsible for overseeing related workgroups for key priorities and objectives.

The Global HSSE Committee members shall be appointed by the Board of Directors. The committee shall be Chaired by IAGC Governing Members on a voluntary and rotational basis. The committee Chair and Vice-Chair will be nominated by the Board of directors and elected by the Executive Committee. Once elected, the Chair and Vice-Chair will serve in their roles for two years.

Graeham MacKenzie, CGG

Graeham MacKenzie, CGG


Jason Kuntz, Magseis Fairfield


  • Provide input and direction to the IAGC regarding key priorities in Health, Safety, Security, and Environmental issues.
  • Create and direct IAGC HSSE workgroups that address issues in HSSE to ensure consistency on overarching goals and objectives of the IAGC and provide input in guidance documents as appropriate.
  • Manage IAGC HSSE workgroup membership participation to ensure the appropriate personnel are appointed to each workgroup.
  • Continue to monitor and engage in developing HSSE issues and concerns that may impact members freedom to operate.
  • Provide all members with a discussion/information exchange forum on the issues related to HSSE in adherence with IAGC’s Anti-Trust/Competitive policies and procedures.