28 - 29 November 2022 | London

WORLD ENERGY CAPITAL ASSEMBLY

THE MEETING PLACE FOR SENIOR ENERGY EXECUTIVES, INVESTORS & FINANCIERS

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The World Energy Capital Assembly is returning to London on 28 – 29 November 2022, for 2 days of content-led networking and candid discussion. Join the most senior energy, finance and investment executives to explore the future of the industry after consecutive years of great uncertainty in the ever-changing upstream landscape.

Book now to secure your place at the Energy Council's Flagship Assembly and Awards of Excellence Dinner.

Senior Speakers

C-Level Attendees

companies

Countries Represented

2022
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Alan Haywood

Alan Haywood

Senior Vice President ESG

bp

Avik Dey

Avik Dey

Managing Director & Co-Head

Carlyle International Energy Partners

Christian Synetos

Christian Synetos

Director

BlackRock

Dr Brian Gilvary

Dr Brian Gilvary

Executive Chairman

INEOS Energy

Emily Rodgers

Emily Rodgers

Managing Director & Director of ESG

EIG Global Energy Partners

Jon Howsley

Jon Howsley

SVP Head of Business Development and M&A

Equinor

Lord Browne of Madingley

Lord Browne of Madingley

Chairman

Beyond Net-Zero

Vahid Farzad

Vahid Farzad

Managing Director

EIG Global Energy Partners

2022
SPEAKERS

Alan Carnrite

Alan Carnrite

President & Chief Executive Officer

The Carnrite Group

Amit Singh

Amit Singh

Director Corporate Strategy & Marketing – Digital, Integrated Projects, Energy Transition

Schlumberger

Amy Miller

Amy Miller

CEO

Energy Council

Andrew Baxter

Andrew Baxter

Director Energy Transition

Environmental Defense Fund

Andy Samuel

Andy Samuel

Chief Executive Officer

North Sea Transition Authority

Carlo Maximilian Funk

Carlo Maximilian Funk

EMEA Head ESG Investment Strategy

State Street Global Advisors

Chiagozie Hilary-Nwokonko

Chiagozie Hilary-Nwokonko

Partner

Streamsowers & Köhn

Chris Welsh

Chris Welsh

CEO & Chairman of the Board

OFS Portal

Dan Morrison

Dan Morrison

Industry Principal Consultant O&G

Hexagon, in Partnership with Progressive TSL

Dan Sadler

Dan Sadler

Vice President - UK Low Carbon Solutions

Equinor

David Bucknall

David Bucknall

CEO

INEOS Energy

Dr Fatemeh Rezazadeh

Dr Fatemeh Rezazadeh

VP Hydrogen

VARO Energy

Dr Gabriel Onagoruwa

Dr Gabriel Onagoruwa

Partner

Olaniwun Ajayi

Dror Elkayam

Dror Elkayam

Energy Investments Stewardship Lead

Legal & General Investment Management

Elizabeth Birkeland Kvalheim

Elizabeth Birkeland Kvalheim

SVP – Technology Digital and Innovation Oil & GAS, TDI OG

Equinor

Euan Shirlaw

Euan Shirlaw

CEO

Noreco

Francesco Mazzagatti

Francesco Mazzagatti

Chief Executive Officer

Viaro Energy

Gil Holzman

Gil Holzman

President & Chief Executive Officer

Eco Atlantic Oil & Gas

Graham Phillips

Graham Phillips

Partner

Clifford Chance

Greg Owen

Greg Owen

Vice President of Business Development

GLJ Ltd

Hugo Dijkgraaf

Hugo Dijkgraaf

Chief Technology Officer

Wintershall Dea

Jake Barnett

Jake Barnett

Director of Sustainable Investment Services

Wespath Institutional Investments

Jeremy Low

Jeremy Low

Managing Director & Head of European Oil & Gas

Houlihan Lokey

John Moon

John Moon

Managing Director and Global Head

Morgan Stanley Energy Partners

Julian Gray

Julian Gray

VP Digital Science & Digital Innovation

BP

Maggy Shino

Maggy Shino

Petroleum Commissioner

Ministry of Mines and Energy, Namibia

Martin McAspurn-Lohmann

Martin McAspurn-Lohmann

MD Head of Energy EMEA

Mizuho Bank

Martin Stewart-Smith

Martin Stewart-Smith

Partner

Addleshaw Goddard

Mohamed Zine

Mohamed Zine

Director

ONHYM

Nathan Piper

Nathan Piper

Head of Oil & Gas Research

Investec

Nikolai Lyngø

Nikolai Lyngø

CEO

Sval Energi

Patrick Peura

Patrick Peura

ESG Engagement Manager

Allianz

Patrick Pilati

Patrick Pilati

Founder

House of Pilati

Peter Coupe

Peter Coupe

Business Development Manager

Shell Trading

Proscovia Nabbanja

Proscovia Nabbanja

Chief Executive Officer

Uganda National Oil Company

Richard Cavilli

Richard Cavilli

Managing Director & Head of Energy EMEA

Wells Fargo

Roger Brown

Roger Brown

CEO

Seplat Energy Plc

Sergio Fernandez

Sergio Fernandez

Chief Technology Officer

YPF

Shane McArdle

Shane McArdle

CEO

Kongsberg Digital AS

Simon Roddy

Simon Roddy

SVP UK

Shell

Simon Tysoe

Simon Tysoe

Partner

Latham & Watkins

Stuart Cooper

Stuart Cooper

Executive Vice President

Harbour Energy

Tassos Vlassopoulos

Tassos Vlassopoulos

Chief Executive Officer

Hellenic Petroleum Exploration and Production of Hydrocarbons S.A

Xavier Venereau

Xavier Venereau

Head of Producers & Finance, Marketing & Origination IST - Europe, Africa & Russia

bp

2022 AGENDA

09:00 Energy Council Panel of Excellence 2022:

Risk vs. Reward – An Analysis of the Global Energy Landscape: Defining Achievable Growth for the Energy Industry

09:45 Capital Markets Opening Panel:

“Enemy Turned Saviour” – Are We Witnessing A Return of Capital to Oil & Gas Exploration and Production?

11:30 Global Energy Transition Perspectives:

Taking off the Blinkers – How Can A Global Value Chain Approach The Energy Transition In A Pragmatic Way To Achieve Success?

12:15 A Glimpse into the Future:

The Diversification of the Global Energy Mix: Achieving The Right Balance; What Will Energy Portfolios Look Like in 2050?

13:00 Governance Lunch by invitation only

Key Engagement Approaches Which Can Catalyse Systemic Decarbonisation of the Real Economy

14:00 Keynote North Sea Presentation

The Energy Transition and the Future of the North Sea

14:30 Spotlight on The North Sea

Future-Proofed Energy Hub or Last Hurrah? The Impact of the European Energy Crisis on North Sea E&P

15:30 Africa at Heart of the Global Energy Mix

Presentation: Accessing Capital for Energy Projects in Africa – Defining & Standardising Investment Criteria in the Region

Panel: Africa on the global stage – Who is best placed to fill the void left by Russian gas and how might this opportunity be harnessed sustainably to develop under-utilised African resources?

09:30 Global Gas Markets:

The Renaissance of the Transition Fuel: From Energy Security to the Energy Transition, What Can We Expect To See From The Global Gas Markets in 2023 & Beyond?

10:15 Increasing Investments into OFS for Upstream E&P:

How the O&G Services & Technology Industry Must Adapt and Widen their Offerings to Align for the Energy Transition

12:00 Clean Tech Enabling the Transition:

The Importance of Emissions Management, Reduction & Removal for Ongoing Hydrocarbons Exploration

14:00 The Growing Appetite for CCUS:

Assessing the Profitability and Scalability of CCUS Globally – What are the barriers to widespread project initiation?

15:00 Close of Conference

18:30 Awards of Excellence

If you are interested in sponsoring the Awards Dinner or the Champagne Reception, please get in touch. Tables are filling quickly so get in touch to secure your seat at the industry’s must-attend black-tie ceremony.

09:10 Ministerial Keynote

Speaker TBC

09:25 Re-Defining a Just Transition

Plotting a Realistic and Pragmatic Transition: Balancing Energy Security and Energy Transition on the African Continent

10:15 Ministerial Keynote

Speaker TBC

10:30 African Capital Markets

Investing in Africa’s Energy Future – Has the Global Shift in Capital Back Towards Upstream Projects Reached Emerging Economies and What Are Investors Looking for in a Potential Project Going Forward?

12:00 Financing Africa’s Infrastructure Needs

The Making of a Market – Monetising Discovered Resources Through The Financing Of African Infrastructure Projects

12:45 Ministerial Keynote

Speaker TBC

14:00 Ministerial Keynote

Speaker TBC

14:15 The Future for African Gas

Golden Opportunity or Too Little Too Late? Africa’s Role as an Alternative Source of Gas Supply

15:00 Close of Conference

18:30 Awards of Excellence

If you are interested in sponsoring the Awards Dinner or the Champagne Reception, please get in touch. Tables are filling quickly so get in touch to secure your seat at the industry’s must-attend black-tie ceremony.

2022 INVESTOR

ATTENDEES

2021
HIGHLIGHTS

 LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD WINNER

In 2021, we were delighted to honour industry veteran Roy Franklin as our Lifetime Achievement Winner.  Watch the full video here as the likes of Ivor Orchard and Martin Lovegrove pay their tributes to him.

PRIVATE EQUITY AMPHITHEATRE PANEL

It was a pleasure to welcome Bob Maguire, MD at the Carlyle Group; Ben Vinacour, MD at EIG and John Moon, MD at Morgan Stanley Energy Partners for this year’s deep dive into the future of Private Equity.

LINDA COOK

FIRST FEMALE EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR

Huge congratulations to Linda Cook as she celebrated with the Harbour team on a bumper night after they also won Mid cap of the year, deal of the year and EIG won PE firm of the year.

AWARDS OF
EXCELLENCE & DINNER

The Energy Council's Annual Awards Dinner represents a global benchmark of excellence for those working in our industry. Recognising and celebrating the individuals and companies at the forefront of first-class deals, value creation or exceptional financial and operating performance.

This year, our panel of judges will be honouring the leading individuals and companies across 12 categories, including the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award.

To enquire about attending or hosting a table – please get in touch with Jack Ingram, VP Corporate Development: [email protected].

PRICING &
REGISTRATION

Super Early Bird

Ends 19 August 2022

Early Bird

Ends 7 October 2022

Standard

E&P Companies 

Includes Awards of Excellence dinner ticket (29 Nov)

£1,995

£2,295

£2,795

Non E&P Companies 

Includes Awards of Excellence dinner ticket (29 Nov)

£2,295

£2,595

£3,095

2022
SPONSORS

LEAD SPONSORS

KNOWLEDGE PARTNER

PREMIUM SPONSORS

ASSOCIATE SPONSORS

2022 ADVISORY
BOARD 

Alan Carnrite

Alan Carnrite

President & Chief Executive Officer

The Carnrite Group

Alejandro Scheffler

Alejandro Scheffler

Lead Global Account Director Independents

Schlumberger

Alexandra Thomas

Alexandra Thomas

Managing Director - UK

Neptune Energy

Ashwin Punde

Ashwin Punde

Managing Director - Europe and Americas

Standard Chartered

Christian Coulter

Christian Coulter

Managing Director – Energy & Energy Transition Private Equity

Shorelight Partners

Christian Synetos

Christian Synetos

Director

BlackRock

Clara Altobell

Clara Altobell

Vice President: Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance

Serica Energy

David Bucknall

David Bucknall

CEO

INEOS Energy

David Johnston

David Johnston

Managing Director of Head of Energy & Commodities

Lloyds Banking

Euan Nicolson

Euan Nicolson

Global Energy CCO / Energy Transition Group Leader UK

AON UK LIMITED

Euan Shirlaw

Euan Shirlaw

CEO

Noreco

Graham Phillips

Graham Phillips

Partner

Clifford Chance

Jacques Tohme

Jacques Tohme

CFO

Tailwind Energy

Jay Park

Jay Park

Chairman

ReconAfrica

Jeremy Low

Jeremy Low

Managing Director & Head of European Oil & Gas

Houlihan Lokey

João Queiroz Galvão Mariz

João Queiroz Galvão Mariz

Vice President

EIG Global Energy Partners

Jon Therkleson

Jon Therkleson

Managing Director, Global Structured Products

BP

Jonathan Dredge

Jonathan Dredge

Energy Transition & Strategy Advisor

Capricorn Energy

Kaveh Pourteymour

Kaveh Pourteymour

CIO

Neptune Energy

Martha Vasquez

Martha Vasquez

Associate Director Upstream Oil & Gas

Boston Consulting Group

Natalia Sergeeva

Natalia Sergeeva

Executive Director

Morgan Stanley

Peter Coupe

Peter Coupe

Business Development Manager

Shell Trading

Sanjay Jobanputra

Sanjay Jobanputra

Vice President, Head of Business Development

Equinor

Shane McArdle

Shane McArdle

CEO

Kongsberg Digital AS

Simon Flowers

Simon Flowers

Chairman and Chief Analyst

Wood Mackenzie

Simon Sjothun

Simon Sjothun

Partner

Rystad Energy

Stuart Cooper

Stuart Cooper

Executive Vice President

Harbour Energy

WECA was a fantastic and much needed conference. As always flawlessly executed – please pass on my congratulations to everyone on the team

Ashwin Punde, Managing Director, Europe & America, Standard Chartered

 

“The Energy Council team put together an excellent event with WECA 2021, which continues to be one of the standout events of the year for the Energy industry. The topics covered were current and thought-provoking and there was plenty of opportunity to network with industry colleagues and make new connections. Looking forward to next year.”

Stuart Cooper, Executive Vice President,
Harbour Energy

“WECA 2021 was very professionally organized conference. It gathered C-Suite Energy Industry Investors/ Executives/ Decisions makers together to discuss challenges and drive for solutions. The agenda was perfectly paced so that there was room for networking as well. Congratulations to the Energy Council team on the successful event!

Karen Sandberg, Director Head of Business Operations, Kongsberg Digital

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