Africa Investment Exchange: Gas

5 to 6 April 2017, London

In addition to our own in-house expertise, panellists include other analysts and recognised experts from a variety of specialised backgrounds. AIX: Gas 2017 panellists, include:

Officials and regional bodies

Dafe Akpeneye, Commisioner, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission

Benjamim Chilengue, Vice-President, Empresa Nacional de Hidrocarbonetos (ENH), Mozambique

Sandra Coetzee, Strategy, Risk and Combined Assurance, IPP Office, South Africa

Cephas Galley, Director of Legal Services, Electricity Company of Ghana

Tarik Hamane, Director of Power Generation Projects and Programme, Office National de l’Electricité et de l’Eau Potable (ONEE), Morocco

Kishan Pillay, Director: Up- and Midstream Oil & Gas, Industrial Development Division, Department of Trade & Industry, South Africa

Oil and gas project developers

Ezekiel Adesina, Senior Business and Strategy Analyst, Nigeria LNG

Jay Bhattacherjee, Chief Executive Officer, Aminex

Rogers Beall, Executive Chairman, Fortesa International

Steve Brann, Senior Investment Manager, Vitol

Geoff Bury, Managing Director, Wentworth Resources

Kevin Foo, Chairman, Victoria Oil & Gas

Blaine Karst, Chief Financial Officer, Orca Exploration

Deepak Khilnani, Chairman, Powergas Africa

Steve Lowden, Chief Executive Officer, NewAge

Oliver Quinn, Director – Africa and Global New Ventures, Ophir Energy

Patrick Rutabanzibwa, Country Chairman, PanAfrican Energy

Power developers

Akinwole Omoboriowo II, Chief Executive Officer, Genesis Energy Group

Alex Douglas, Head of Business Development Western Africa, Globeleq

Jonathan Hoffman, Head of Southern African Business Development, Globeleq

Crispin Holliday, Commercial Director, Aldwych International

Oti Ikomi, Chief Executive Officer, Proton Energy

Alan Muir, Managing Director, Azura Power

Michael Ozersky, Head of Project Finance, Globeleq

Finance and investment

Tiago Almeida, Senior Transactor – Investment Banking, Infrastructure Finance, Rand Merchant Bank

Brandon Bowen, Director, Fieldstone Africa

Paul Eardley-Taylor, Oil & Gas, Southern Africa, Standard Bank

Olusola Lawson, Regional Director, West Africa, African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM)

Brian O’Hanlon, Director of Business Development, Overseas Private Investment Corporation

Minesh Mashru, Managing Partner, OM Capital

Erik Wandrag, Senior Transaction Advisor, Power Africa

Professional services

Etienne Bourguignon, Commercial Manager Sales for West and Central Africa, Siemens Power & Gas

David Drury, Managing Consultant, Gas Strategies

Mohamed Farghaly, Independent Consultant, former Vice-Chairman BP Egypt

Jennifer Gladstone, Partner, Trinity International

Antony Goldman, Oil & Gas Analyst

John Hamilton, Director, Cross-border Information

Steve Husbands, Principal Commercial Advisor – Oil & Gas Advisory, SLR Consulting

Gibbs Johnson, Consultant, Webber Wentzel

Chris Levell, Managing Consultant, Gas Strategies

Jon Marks, Chairman, Cross-border Information

John Smelcer, Head of Oil & Gas Sector Group, Webber Wentzel

Claudio Steuer, Director, SyEnergy

John-Patrick Sweny, Partner, Latham & Watkins