About asset55

Operations & projects 

At our core, we are a software engineering technology company. We bring together highly experienced ​industry engineers combined with leading software developers to drive real and positive change within ​the energy sector. Aligned across two divisions, Operations & Projects, we enable change through a portfolio ​of execution specific software, which share two common traits – Improving safety and improving productivity to our clients.

Established in 2012, asset55 has grown organically to become a leading and trusted provider of SaaS technology to the wider Energy market whilst maintaining clear objectives to support our customers on critical operations to ensure we go above and beyond expectations on delivery and execution of our services.


Our philosophy

We have an open culture within our company, which stimulates innovation and creates an environment that thrives upon questioning the norm.
From technical authorities to engineers, and software teams to service support, we have a shared work ethic and a drive to deliver right, first time, every time. We are culturally diverse, which adds huge value to our delivery, and a greater understanding of the environment in which we operate. The one common thread running through our company is a shared belief in our vision and values. Our offering is built upon technological discovery, world class service, and technical engineering ability. It is our people that embody this and add substance to our vision.

Our vision

Our vision is to advance safety and efficiency through quality, technology, and expertise.

Our mission

Our mission is to build a strong business through constant innovation – based on the principles of engineering excellence, client responsiveness, execution quality, honesty, and integrity.


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Director & CTO

Paul Bicker

Paul is an experienced technical leader with over 2 decades experience and a strong background in software engineering, Microsoft DevOps & Agile principals. Over the last 20-years, Paul has worked in the tech sector, with organisations such as HP, Sage, and DCSL. Prior to joining asset55 in 2018 as CTO, Paul successfully managed the delivery of strategic software projects into large corporate clients in the oil & gas, automotive, and manufacturing industries, as well as in the public sector for the NHS and police services. Paul is passionate about building high performing teams with a focus on rapidly delivering customer value, technical excellence, and real team work. Using Agile, Lean & DevOps practices, Paul is motivated to leverage emerging technologies such as machine learning, IOT and cyber-physical systems to deliver competitive advantage to asset55 and their clients.
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Daniel Cahalarn

Daniel is an experienced oil & gas practitioner with a track record of delivering results and improving project outcomes. With 18 years experience in planning, project controls, construction, and completions management, Dan has delivered projects in the UK, Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia, and South Korea. In short, Daniel is seen as an industry leader in enabling the completions process. Daniel joined us in 2016 with a focus on developing innovative solutions for oil & gas construction projects. He is a proven innovator, with a detailed understanding of execution processes, data management, advanced analytics, and leveraging technology to differentiate outcomes.
Conor O'Leary


Conor O'Leary

Conor is an industry leader with a proven track record in forming and motivating high performing multi-functional teams. Conor has a passion for liberating data and innovating with technology to revolutionise the ways we work. Conor is somewhat of a pioneer in the field of drive data driven planning with a unique reputation for taking ownership of complex critical line activities on major projects with great success. Conor’s ambition is to mitigate the challenges that limit success in the energy sector and with a detailed understanding project and asset lifecycles, we are continuously innovating our technology to ensure our industry succeeds.

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Paul Cheesmond

As a highly experienced Finance Director with a career shared across Europe and the Middle East, Paul brings 40 years experience to the our boardFormerly Managing Director of PB Power, Paul has established and managed large engineering facilities within the UK, Abu Dhabi, and Kuwait, spanning both the automotive and oil & gas industries. From 2000 through 2010, Paul acted as Non-Executive Director to a number of large multi-nationals, including Parsons Brinckerhoff and Hedley Purvis Group Ltd. Paul is a highly respected figure within banking management and mergers & acquisitions, and he advises on finance and strategy.

Careers at asset55

As the world’s leading provider of bolted joint integrity software and completions enablement solutions to the global oil & gas market – we are a company built upon invention.
The genesis of all our innovation is founded within the industry and our understanding of developing market needs. Our customers are owners, operators, EPCs, and tooling providers, all operating at the leading edge of engineering delivery. We enable our clients across the entire asset lifecycle from FID through operations – ensuring safety, efficiency, and integrity are delivered at every touchpoint.

Limitless potential

We offer talented people the opportunity to innovate, create, and explore within one of the world’s most technically challenging arenas. As our company grows, the capability of the team grows with it, meeting every challenge and driving change.
Collaboration is key to our success, which is why every voice is heard equally. The projects and clients we deliver into are often multi-disciplined, which is why a diverse, creative, and brave team is so important to our continued success. Whatever your role at our company, it will make a difference.

Talking to us

We are always looking for talented people. Those with a strong work ethic, a desire to succeed, and are unafraid of challenging the norm. Please email with a covering letter explaining your current position, your ambitions, and your background, and we will come straight back to you.

Contact us



asset55 Ltd., The Beam, Plater Way, Sunderland Tyne and Wear, England. SR1 3AD


Enquiries: +44 (0)191 535 8350



asset55 Ltd., The Beam, Plater Way, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, England. SR1 3AD. Tel: +44 (0)191 535 8350

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