Executive Interviews

John F. Bookout, KKR’s managing director of energy and infrastructure, discusses what makes a successful private equity partnership
Since Atlantic Petroleum is listed in Iceland and Denmark, it may not be on the radars of our readers in London and the US. How would you choose to describe Atlantic Petroleum to a potential investor?
Roxi Petroleum plc is a Kazakhstan based oil and gas exploration and production company established in October 2006. Roxi's main commercial rationale is to develop oil and gas assets in Central Asia with a focus on Kazakhstan.
Cairn did a lot of rebalancing in 2012 with a pair of acquisitions in the North Sea and the selling down of your Cairn India stake to build a war chest of some $1.6bn to spend on ‘transformational’ exploration. Can you describe what kind of an animal Cairn will be in 2013?
Tony, very glad you can join us here today. It’s been another rollercoaster year in oil and gas. Would you say this year has been one of the most challenging the industry has endured?


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