Marriott Harrison advises Interica on its sale to Petrosys

Thursday 5th March, 2020

Corporate Partner Jonathan Leigh-Hunt led the team comprising Andrew Ross, Harshna Patel and James Fleming in advising long-standing client Interica on its sale to Petrosys.

Petrosys is the industry-leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P – delivering direct connectivity with the most popular exploration, production and GIS data sources. Interica provides unique software, consultancy and data management services to the oil and gas sector. Its solutions enable clients to manage and secure their data and reduce risks and costs.

Joining Petrosys will enable a new phase of growth and geographic reach for Interica, providing access to a broader shared client base and pool of specialist expert knowledge, ensuring that quality, trusted data is at the centre of what drives innovation and efficiency for our customers.

Simon Kendall, CEO of Interica commented, “The sale of Interica to Petrosys is an excellent fit and gives Interica a forever home, we’re looking forward to growing our brand alongside Petrosys and as part of the Vela software division of CSI ( With our common partnerships and fusion of subsurface data expertise, this will allow us both to go from strength to strength and continue to deliver the independent, trusted software and services our clients deserve.”

Simon Kendall commented “The team at MH did a wonderful job at getting a challenging transaction over the line. They managed to work to tight deadlines and dealt with three different time zones seamlessly. I am very pleased with the outcome and the work done by Marriott Harrison which was up to their usual high standard.”

Articles by Jonathan Leigh-Hunt