Highly qualified oil and gas lawyer, company director and executive, corporate trainer and academic with 20+ years of progressive international leadership experience leading the turnaround of oil and gas exploration and production (E&P) operations. Well-educated E&P contract negotiator, draftsman and problem solver with expertise in upstream contracts (including PSCs, JVs, JOAs, unitization agreements, etc.) and the regulatory interface. 6 degrees from top schools including a Ph.D. and LLM from the University of London and Master of Science from Oxford University.
Strategic and visionary leader with innate ability to identify potential challenges and establish innovative organizational strategies adapting to diverse business cultures including American, European, and African. Effective communicator with success conveying company’s story to investors, shareholders, clients, and potential partners.