Expert Insight

Martin Bachmann, Executive Director E&P and Board Member, Wintershall
We have a very clear growth strategy and we’ve delivered on this over the last ten years; we want to continue along this path. Norway is a big part of that and we have a good pipeline of projects here.
Laurent Graziano, Head of Business - EAM, Progressive
Oil and gas is a high-risk industry. Operational risks are huge, with challenging geological conditions and security issues.
Simon Tysoe, Partner, and Nina Bowyer, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills
The twelve months since the last Africa Assembly have seen diminishing fortunes for African oil and gas M&A.
Olivier Serra, Chief Financial Officer, Director, Sea Dragon Energy
Olivier Serra, Chief Financial Officer, Director, Sea Dragon Energy addresses the common perception of business risk in Egypt, often labelled as ‘political risk’.


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