29 - 30 NOV 2021, London

WORLD ENERGY CAPITAL ASSEMBLY

THE MEETING PLACE FOR SENIOR ENERGY EXECUTIVES, INVESTORS AND FINANCIERS

TO FIND INVESTMENT AND DO DEALS

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JOIN THE WORLDS MOST
SENIOR ENERGY EXECUTIVES

Reconnect in person with the world’s leading energy investors and management teams.

The 12th World Energy Capital Assembly is returning to London, 29 – 30 Nov, for 2 days of content-led networking and candid discussion. After a year of great uncertainty and the bounce-back of the oil price, industry figureheads come together for the Energy Council’s flagship Assembly filled with keynote sessions, executive roundtables and the return of the WECA Annual Awards Dinner.

Don't miss the first major face-to-face gathering in nearly 2-years that will allow management teams to reimagine and reconnect.

Senior Speakers

C-Level Attendees

companies

Countries Represented

2021
SPEAKERS
 

Aaditya Chintalapati

Aaditya Chintalapati

Chief Financial Officer

Waldorf Production

Ade Adeola

Ade Adeola

Managing Director of Energy & Natural Resources

Standard Chartered Bank

Alan Carnrite

Alan Carnrite

Founder & CEO

Carnrite Group

Alan Haywood

Alan Haywood

Senior Vice President ESG

BP Oil International Limited

Alex Grant

Alex Grant

SVP Business Development Origination & Execution

Equinor

Anastasios Vlassopoulos

Anastasios Vlassopoulos

CEO

Hellenic Petroleum Upstream SA

Angelos Damaskos

Angelos Damaskos

Chief Executive Officer

Sector Investment Managers

Bertrand Montembault

Bertrand Montembault

Partner

Herbert Smith Freehills

Clara Altobell

Clara Altobell

Vice President: Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance

Serica Energy

David Cook

David Cook

Chief Executive Officer

Noreco

David Forsberg

David Forsberg

Managing Partner

Ascent Energy Ventures

David Johnston

David Johnston

Managing Director Head of Energy & Commodities

Lloyds Banking Group

David Lewis

David Lewis

Partner

Clifford Chance

Eduard Ruijs

Eduard Ruijs

Managing Director, Senior Investment Professional dedicated to the Global Energy & Power Infrastructure

BlackRock

Eirik Wærness

Eirik Wærness

Senior Vice President and Chief Economist

Equinor

Eirik Waerness

Eirik Waerness

Senior Vice President Market Analysis and Strategy and Chief Economist

Equinor

Gil Holzman

Gil Holzman

President & Chief Executive Officer

Eco Atlantic Oil & Gas

Graeme Sword

Graeme Sword

Founding Partner

Blue Water Energy

Greg Owen

Greg Owen

Vice President, Business Development

GLJ Ltd

Gunvor Ellingsen

Gunvor Ellingsen

General Manager: Business Development Upstream & Integrated Gas

Shell

Halvor Engebretsen

Halvor Engebretsen

SVP Business Development and Commercial

Sval Energi

Ivor Orchard

Ivor Orchard

Executive Chairman

Kerogen Capital

Jacques Tohme

Jacques Tohme

Director

Tailwind Mistral Ltd

Jan Laubjerg

Jan Laubjerg

Global Head of Natural Resources

HSBC Bank PLC

Jarand Rystad

Jarand Rystad

Chief Executive Officer

Rystad Energy

Jeremy Low

Jeremy Low

Managing Director & Head of European Oil & Gas

Houlihan Lokey

John Knight

John Knight

Senior Partner

HitecVision

John Moon

John Moon

Managing Director and Head

Morgan Stanley Energy Partners

John Seabourn

John Seabourn

Chief Digital Officer

Oil & Gas Authority

Jon Fitzpatrick

Jon Fitzpatrick

Managing Director

Gneiss Energy

Katherine Roe

Katherine Roe

Chief Executive Officer

Wentworth Resources

Keith Hill

Keith Hill

President and Chief Executive Officer

Africa Oil Corporation

Marcelo Magalhaes

Marcelo Magalhaes

Chief Executive Officer

PetroReconcavo

Martin Stewart-Smith

Martin Stewart-Smith

Partner

Addleshaw Goddard

Mathieu Luchez

Mathieu Luchez

Managing Director

Natixis

Matthieu Luchez

Matthieu Luchez

Executive Director: Upstream

Natixis

Mitch Flegg

Mitch Flegg

Chief Executive Officer

Serica Energy

Mohamed Zine

Mohamed Zine

Director

ONHYM

Natalia Sergeeva

Natalia Sergeeva

Executive Director

Morgan Stanley

Nick Walker

Nick Walker

Chief Executive Officer

Lundin Energy

Otto Waterlander

Otto Waterlander

Chief Operating Officer

Naftogaz Of Ukraine

Paz Nachon

Paz Nachon

Head of Climate Action

Vertis Environmental Finance

Richard Gonzalez

Richard Gonzalez

Chief Executive Officer

Petro-Victory Energy

Robert Maguire

Robert Maguire

Managing Director - International Energy Partners

The Carlyle Group

Russell Alton

Russell Alton

Chief Executive Officer

New European Offshore - NEO

Sandra Antonovic

Sandra Antonovic

Chief Operating Officer

Reflex Marine

Scot Evans

Scot Evans

CEO

Reconnaissance Energy Africa Ltd

Shane McArdle

Shane McArdle

Senior Vice President, Digital Energy Technology & OFS

Kongsberg Digital

Stephen Brown

Stephen Brown

Chief Executive Officer

Orcadian Energy

Stuart Cooper

Stuart Cooper

Head of Strategy, Commercial & Business Development

Harbour Energy plc

Thore E. Kristiansen

Thore E. Kristiansen

Chief Operating Officer

Galp Energia S.A.

Tim Keevil

Tim Keevil

Senior Fund Manager and ESG Research Manager

Fukoku Life International UK

Valentina Kretzschmar

Valentina Kretzschmar

Energy Transition Director

Cairn Energy

Xavier Venereau

Xavier Venereau

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

BP Oil International Limited

WHATS HAPPENING
THIS YEAR

Drinks Reception

The Energy Council will be hosting our annual WECA drinks reception in the Autumn, bringing together a selection of our senior energy network.

NEW SESSION FORMATS

This year we will be bringing you amphitheatre formatted sessions, co-curated with the Energy Council, branded and led by the host on the topics available. 

Asian-Drinks-Reception

Awards of excellence

Celebrate the individuals and companies at the forefront of first-class deals, value creation, or exceptional financial and operating performance.

2021 AGENDA

08:30 Welcome Remarks 

08:45 Opening Panel: Positioning Upstream in an Increasingly Uncertain Future for Oil

09:45 Keynote NOC Presentation: Identifying unique investment opportunities: The Potential of E&P Growth in Ukraine’s Oil & Gas sector

10:00 Financing Panel: The Great Balancing Act – Returns vs. Narrative: The Outlook for Accessing Capital for E&P

10:45 MORNING COFFEE BREAK

Private Brunch Briefing closed door, champagne brunch briefing with selected WECA attendees. Contact us to discuss this branding and profiling opportunity.

11:30 Plenary ESG Session: The Standardisation and Measurement of ESG – Cutting Through the Jungle

12:15 Commodities Outlook Session: A Global Outlook for Energy – The Growth Paradigm

13:00 NETWORKING LUNCH

14:00 NEW: Energy Council Led Amphitheatres

15:30 AFTERNOON COCKTAIL BREAK

16:00 NEW: Exclusively Hosted Amphitheatres

18:00 VIP DRINKS RECEPTION 

08:45 Welcome Remarks 

09:00 Opening Address: The Economics behind the Energy Transition – Considering Today’s Patchwork Economy

09:30 Upstream Innovators Panel: The Reimagining of Upstream Capabilities – E&P as the Great Innovator

10:30 MORNING COFFEE BREAK

Private Brunch Briefing – closed door, champagne brunch briefing with selected WECA attendees. Contact us to discuss this branding and profiling opportunity.

11:30 NEW: Energy Council Led Amphitheatres

13:00 NETWORKING LUNCH & DRINKS

14:30 NEW: Exclusively Hosted Amphitheatres

18:00 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.

PRICING &
REGISTRATION

Super Early Bird

Ended

Early Bird

Ends 29 October

Standard

E&P Companies 

Includes Awards of Excellence dinner ticket (30 Nov)

£1,995

£2,295

£2,795

Non E&P Companies 

Includes Awards of Excellence dinner ticket (30 Nov)

£2,295

£2,595

£3,095

Covid-19 Guidelines

Keeping You Safe at WECA 2021

Your health, safety and wellbeing is a top priority for us. We are working closely with our venue and public health authorities in the UK to keep you as safe as possible during the World Energy Capital Assembly 2021. Visit our health & safety page to find more information on our precautions.

ADVISORY
BOARD 

Ade Adeola

Ade Adeola

Managing Director of Energy & Natural Resources

Standard Chartered Bank

Al Cook

Al Cook

Executive Vice President for Global Strategy and Business Development

Equinor

Alan Carnrite

Alan Carnrite

Founder & CEO

Carnrite Group

Ana Paula Vale Saraiva

Ana Paula Vale Saraiva

Head of M&A, Portfolio Management

Petrobras

Anastasios Vlassopoulos

Anastasios Vlassopoulos

CEO

Hellenic Petroleum Upstream SA

Andy Bartlett

Andy Bartlett

Oil & Gas Advisor

Helios Investment Partners

Angelos Damaskos

Angelos Damaskos

Chief Executive Officer

Sector Investment Managers

David Johnston

David Johnston

Managing Director Head of Energy & Commodities

Lloyds Banking Group

Dr Brian Gilvary

Dr Brian Gilvary

Executive Chairman

INEOS Energy

Edward Winter

Edward Winter

Managing Director

BlackRock

Gil Holzman

Gil Holzman

President & Chief Executive Officer

Eco Atlantic Oil & Gas

Graeme Sword

Graeme Sword

Founding Partner

Blue Water Energy

Gunvor Ellingsen

Gunvor Ellingsen

General Manager: Business Development Upstream & Integrated Gas

Shell

Ivor Orchard

Ivor Orchard

Executive Chairman

Kerogen Capital

John Moon

John Moon

Managing Director and Head

Morgan Stanley Energy Partners

Jon Therkleson

Jon Therkleson

Managing Director, Global Structured Products

BP

Katherine Roe

Katherine Roe

Chief Executive Officer

Wentworth Resources

Katya Zotova

Katya Zotova

Managing Director EMEA Investment Banking

Mizuho International

Mark Cutis

Mark Cutis

Chief Finance and Investment Advisor

ADNOC

Natalia Sergeeva

Natalia Sergeeva

Executive Director

Morgan Stanley

Pablo Barcena

Pablo Barcena

Head of Corporate Strategy

Ecopetrol

Paul Jones

Paul Jones

Partner, Energy

Addleshaw Goddard

Paul McDade

Paul McDade

CEO

Afentra

Russell Alton

Russell Alton

Chief Executive Officer

New European Offshore - NEO

Sandra Antonovic

Sandra Antonovic

Chief Operating Officer

Reflex Marine

Sergio Fernandez

Sergio Fernandez

Chief Technology Officer

YPF

Shane McArdle

Shane McArdle

Senior Vice President, Digital Energy Technology & OFS

Kongsberg Digital

Stuart Cooper

Stuart Cooper

Head of Strategy, Commercial & Business Development

Harbour Energy plc

Stuart Gregg

Stuart Gregg

Industry Innovation Director

Axora

Vicary Gibbs

Vicary Gibbs

Chief Financial Officer

Jersey Oil and Gas

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].

Tables are selling fast, download the table plan to see what is still available this year.

2021
SPONSORS

LEAD SPONSORS

PREMIUM SPONSORS

ASSOCIATE SPONSORS

In partnership with the World Energy Capital Assembly, the Energy Council invite you to the Africa Energy Assembly to explore the corporate development, finance and investment landscape on the continent in an intimate gathering of the region’s most prominent energy players.

Visit the Africa Assembly website to view the agenda, speaker line-up and ticket options. 

“This was our first experience of WECA and Energy Council for us as a firm and has proved to be an incredible success. The virtual elements of the event were handle with exceptional professionalism. As a premium sponsor we really have been able to recognise the value of our investment and look forward to our next interactions with Energy Council and their incredible team. Thanks to all!”

Georgina Maseli,
Addleshaw Goddard

 

“WECA is an excellent multinational forum which balanced the needs of ESG versus real world  considerations. It was refreshing to hear that funding has not dried up for well thought out, bespoke hydrocarbon projects “

Ivan O' Toole,
Amphora

“In these difficult times WECA offered a really useful alternative to a physical conference. Content was well-considered, speakers were knowledgeable, moderating excellent and overall organisation effective in delivering a valuable event. But we really need the face-to-face to come back soon!.”

John Austin,
Chief Executive Officer 
Summit E&P Ltd

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