Editor's Viewpoint: A slick operator
Susan Morrice is a rarity, a woman who has risen to the top in the very macho world of oil exploration.
It is a long way from Belfast to Belize where her company stunned the industry by striking oil where huge multi-nationals had failed, but it shows that with profound belief in your own abilities the world can indeed be your oyster.
She is a strong advocate for the skills of Northern Ireland people, but wishes they had some more of the American get-up-and-go attitude which she has experienced over her many years living there. She is proof of what can be achieved if you follow your dream.