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Senior Speakers

C-Level Attendees

companies

Countries Represented

2022
FEATURED SPEAKERS

Alan Haywood

Alan Haywood

Senior Vice President ESG

bp

Avik Dey

Avik Dey

Managing Director & Co-Head

Carlyle International Energy Partners

Bala Wunti

Bala Wunti

Chief Upstream Investment Officer

NNPC Upstream Investment Services

Carole Nakhle

Carole Nakhle

Founder & CEO

Crystol Energy

Christian Synetos

Christian Synetos

Director

BlackRock

David Bucknall

David Bucknall

CEO

INEOS Energy

Dr Brian Gilvary

Dr Brian Gilvary

Executive Chairman

INEOS Energy

Emily Rodgers

Emily Rodgers

Managing Director & Director of ESG

EIG Global Energy Partners

Gilbert Kamuntu

Gilbert Kamuntu

Chief Commercial Officer

Uganda National Oil Company

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

Neeraj Agrawal

Neeraj Agrawal

Chief Financial Officer

Crescent Petroleum

Nikolai Lyngø

Nikolai Lyngø

CEO

Sval Energi

Ross Lubetkin

Ross Lubetkin

CEO

Welligence Energy Analytics

Xavier Venereau

Xavier Venereau

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

bp

Yvonne Ike

Yvonne Ike

Head of Sub-Saharan Africa

Bank of America

2022
SPEAKERS

Ade Adeola

Ade Adeola

Managing Director of Energy & Natural Resources

Standard Chartered Bank

Alan Carnrite

Alan Carnrite

President & Chief Executive Officer

The Carnrite Group

Alejandro Scheffler

Alejandro Scheffler

Lead Global Account Director Independents

Schlumberger

Amir Shafaie

Amir Shafaie

Director of Legal and Economic Programs

Natural Resource Governance Institute

Amy Miller

Amy Miller

CEO

Energy Council

Andrew Baxter

Andrew Baxter

Director Energy Transition

Environmental Defense Fund

Andrew Mercer

Andrew Mercer

Director Energy Practice

Baringa Partners

Andy Samuel

Andy Samuel

Chief Executive Officer

North Sea Transition Authority

Arun Mago

Arun Mago

Managing Director & Head of Origination, Europe & UK, Energy + Group

Société Générale

Ashwin Punde

Ashwin Punde

Managing Director - Europe and Americas

Standard Chartered

Berte Simons

Berte Simons

Programme Manager CCUS

EBN

Bob Abendschein

Bob Abendschein

EVP & Chief Operating Officer

Talos Energy

Brian Carey

Brian Carey

Strategic Growth Director

Kongsberg Digital

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

Dave Chelich

Dave Chelich

Sector Head, Global Energy and Diversified Industries

Toronto Stock Exchange

Deji Adegoke

Deji Adegoke

Partner

White & Case LLP

Dr Fatemeh Rezazadeh

Dr Fatemeh Rezazadeh

VP Hydrogen

VARO Energy

Dr Gabriel Onagoruwa

Dr Gabriel Onagoruwa

Partner

Olaniwun Ajayi

Dr. Zaki Hassan

Dr. Zaki Hassan

Finance Director

Crescent Petroleum

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

Filippo Bof

Filippo Bof

Head of Business Development

Shell Trading

Francesco Mazzagatti

Francesco Mazzagatti

Chief Executive Officer

Viaro Energy

Gil Holzman

Gil Holzman

President & Chief Executive Officer

Eco Atlantic Oil & Gas

Gilad Myerson

Gilad Myerson

Executive Chairman

Ithaca Energy

Graham Phillips

Graham Phillips

Partner

Clifford Chance

Grayson	Andersen

Grayson Andersen

Head of Capital Markets

Reconnaissance Energy Africa

Greg Owen

Greg Owen

VP New Ventures and Technical Studies

GLJ Ltd

Hugo Dijkgraaf

Hugo Dijkgraaf

Chief Technology Officer

Wintershall Dea

Ivor Orchard

Ivor Orchard

Executive Chairman & Co-Founder

Kerogen Capital

Jake Barnett

Jake Barnett

Director of Sustainable Investment Services

Wespath Institutional Investments

Jeesun Han

Jeesun Han

Senior Portfolio Officer, Energy

FMO

Jeremy Low

Jeremy Low

Managing Director & Head of European Oil & Gas

Houlihan Lokey

Joel Riddle

Joel Riddle

Managing Director and CEO

Tamboran Resources

Klaus Langemann

Klaus Langemann

SVP Carbon Management & Hydrogen

Wintershall DEA

Lars Eirik Nicolaisen

Lars Eirik Nicolaisen

Deputy CEO

Rystad Energy

Lewis McDonald

Lewis McDonald

Global Head of Energy

Herbert Smith Freehills

Maggy Shino

Maggy Shino

Petroleum Commissioner

Ministry of Mines and Energy, Namibia

Martha Vasquez

Martha Vasquez

Associate Director Upstream Oil & Gas

Boston Consulting Group

Martin McAspurn-Lohmann

Martin McAspurn-Lohmann

MD Head of Energy EMEA

Mizuho Bank

Martin Stewart-Smith

Martin Stewart-Smith

Partner

Addleshaw Goddard

Mike Gosselin

Mike Gosselin

Global Leader, Energy & Transition Risk

Liberty Mutual Insurance Global Risk Solutions

Mohamed Zine

Mohamed Zine

Director

ONHYM

Nathan Piper

Nathan Piper

Head of Oil & Gas Research

Investec

Nick Wilski

Nick Wilski

Global Head Macquarie Insurance Facility, Macquarie Asset Management

Macquarie Group

Nor A’in Md Salleh

Nor A’in Md Salleh

Head of CCS Enterprise Unit, Upstream

Petronas

Olivia Reynolds

Olivia Reynolds

Director of Sustainability & ESG

Kosmos Energy

Osam Iyahen

Osam Iyahen

Senior Director

Africa Finance Corporation

Patrick Peura

Patrick Peura

ESG Engagement Manager

Allianz

Peter Coupe

Peter Coupe

Business Development Manager

Shell Trading

Rachel Bonfante

Rachel Bonfante

Senior Advisor ESG Engagement

Chevron

Richard Cavilli

Richard Cavilli

Managing Director & Head of Energy EMEA

Wells Fargo

Richard Dudley

Richard Dudley

Global Head of Climate Strategy

Aon

Robert Bose

Robert Bose

President

Sintana Energy

Roger Brown

Roger Brown

CEO

Seplat Energy Plc

Sandra Antonovic

Sandra Antonovic

Chief Operating Officer

Reflex Marine

Sergio Fernandez

Sergio Fernandez

Chief Technology Officer

YPF

Shah Jahan Khandokar

Shah Jahan Khandokar

Partner

McDermott Will & Emery

Shane McArdle

Shane McArdle

CEO

Kongsberg Digital AS

Simon Roddy

Simon Roddy

SVP UK

Shell

Simon Tysoe

Simon Tysoe

Partner

Latham & Watkins

Stephen Barrie

Stephen Barrie

Deputy Chief Responsible Investment Officer

Church of England Pensions Board

Steve Freeman

Steve Freeman

Technology Advisor, Digital & Integration

SLB

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

Tim Chapman

Tim Chapman

Founder

GeoPoint Advisory

William Pollen

William Pollen

Programme Director

Invest in Africa

Wissam Al Monthir

Wissam Al Monthir

Managing Director, Ghana

Tullow Oil

2022 AGENDA

09:20 Energy Council Panel of Excellence 2022

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

10:00 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

How Can A Global & Diverse Industry Approach The Energy Transition In A Pragmatic Way To Achieve Success?

12:40 A Glimpse into the Future:

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

13:25 Governance Lunch by invitation only

Going Beyond Corporate Engagement for A Long-Term Transition to Net-Zero: Investors Need To Get More Serious About Engagement At A Sector And Management Level

14:25 Keynote North Sea Presentation

The Energy Transition and the Future of the North Sea

14:35 Spotlight on The North Sea

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

15:35 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?

16:30 AON Panel Session

Can Risk Capital and Investment Capital work ‘better together’ to sustain energy supply and support the Energy Transition?

17:15 Drinks Reception Sponsored by ComboCurve

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?

10:25 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

12:10 Clean Tech Enabling the Transition

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

14:20 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.

AFRICA IN FOCUS

09:00 Welcome Address

Speaker TBC

09:30 Re-Defining a Just Transition

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

10:15 The Future of African Gas

Golden Opportunity for the Future: Africa’s Role as an Alternative Source of Gas Supply

12:00 African Capital Markets

Investing in Africa’s Energy Future: From A Shift in Capital Back Towards Upstream Projects To Mobilizing Private Finance for Climate Action, What Are Financiers & Investors Looking for in a Potential Project?

13:00 Networking Lunch & Drinks

Close of Africa in Focus Stream

2022 INVESTOR

ATTENDEES

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

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AFRICA IN FOCUS

Stream

Our Africa themed sessions at the World Energy Capital Assembly 2022 will explore how the continent can plot a pragmatic transition, next steps for oil & gas project investment and Africa’s role as an alternative source of gas supply.

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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