Board of Directors

The AIPN Board of Directors are selected by committee. Terms are yearly and run from the International Petroleum Summit to the following year's annual summit. Meet your 2017 - 2018 Board of Directors.

Members Only Roster (with additional contact data)

Mr. Graham Cooper photo

Mr. Graham Cooper
(President)
Commercial Director
Zennor Petroleum    
Hays House, Millmead, Guildford, Surrey GU2 4HJ, United Kingdom
Biography


Mr. Bill Cline photo

Mr. Bill Cline
(President-Elect)
Senior Advisor
Gaffney, Cline & Associates, Inc.    
5555 San Felipe, Suite 550, Houston, TX 77056
Biography


Mr. Nathanial Scott photo

Mr. Nathanial Scott
(VP - Communication)
Manager, International Business Development
Noble Energy, Inc.    
1001 Noble Energy Way, Houston, TX 77070
Biography


Mr. Egon E van der Hoeven photo

Mr. Egon E van der Hoeven
(VP - Conferences)
Commercial Manager Asia Pacific and Middle East
ExxonMobil Exploration Company    
22777 Springwoods Village Parkway, Suite N4.5B.335, Spring, TX 77389
Biography


Mr. Roy Wallace photo

Mr. Roy Wallace
(VP - Corporate Affairs)
Commercial Advisor
Cairn Energy PLC     
50 Lothian Road, Edinburgh EH3 9BY, United Kingdom
Biography


Prof. Owen L. Anderson photo

Prof. Owen L. Anderson
(VP - Education)
Professor and Distinguished Oil and Gas Scholar
The University of Texas School of Law    
209 Hills of Texas Trail, Georgetown, TX 78633
Biography


Mr. Jean-Philippe Alary photo

Mr. Jean-Philippe Alary
(VP - External Affairs)
Business Development Manager
ENGIE SA     
Place Samuel de Champlain, Paris-La Defense 92100, France
Biography


Mr. Ricardo Alves Silva photo

Mr. Ricardo Alves Silva
(VP - Membership)
Partner
Miranda Law Firm    
Av. Eng Duarte Pacheco, 7, Lisbon 1070-100, Portugal
Biography


Mrs. Guly Sabahi photo

Mrs. Guly Sabahi
(VP - Model Contracts)
International General Counsel
Independent Legal Advisor     
3237 Ellicott St NW , Washington, DC 20008
Biography


Mr. J. Scott Porter photo

Mr. J. Scott Porter
(VP - Planning)
Head of Deal Delivery - Americas
Shell Exploration & Production Company    
150 North Dairy Ashford, Houston, TX 77079
Biography


Mrs. Diana Sanclemente photo

Mrs. Diana Sanclemente
(VP - Regions)
Partner
Sanclemente Fernandez Abogados S.A.    
Carrera 9 No.69-70, Bogota 0210, Colombia
Biography


Mr. Anthony G. Cioni photo

Mr. Anthony G. Cioni
(Secretary)
Partner
Cito Energy Law    
600, 630 - 8th Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P 1G6, Canada
Biography


Ms. Lauren Wilder photo

Ms. Lauren Wilder
(Treasurer)
Business Development Manager, North America
Repsol    
2455 Technology Forest Boulevard , The Woodlands, TX 77381
Biography


Mr. Steven Patrick Otillar photo

Mr. Steven Patrick Otillar
(Immediate Past President)
Partner
White & Case LLP    
1200 Smith Street, Suite 2300, Houston, TX 77002
Biography


Mr. Fernando Gil photo

Mr. Fernando Gil
(Regional Chapter Director: Africa)
Commercial Manager
Angola LNG Limited    
Olympus Building, Via S10, S/N, Talatona, Belas, Luanda, Angola
Biography


Mr. David Haverkamp photo

Mr. David Haverkamp
(Regional Chapter Director: Asia)
Business Development Manager
Murphy Oil Corp    
Level 28, Tower 2, PETRONAS Twin Towers, Suite 50088, Kuala Lumpur, TX 77024, Malaysia
Biography


Mr. Sean Rush LLM photo

Mr. Sean Rush LLM
(Regional Chapter Director: Australia-Pacific)
Barrister (NZ), Solicitor (UK)
Spindletop Law Limited    
L5 / 24 Johnston St, Suite 7, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Biography


Mr. Chad William Roth photo

Mr. Chad William Roth
(Regional Chapter Director: Canada)
Legal Counsel
Progress Energy    
1600, 215 2nd Street SW, Calgary T2P 1M4, Canada
Biography


Mr. Jonathan Hines photo

Mr. Jonathan Hines
(Regional Chapter Director: CIS-FSU)
Partner
Morgan Lewis & Bockius    
Legend Business Center, Tsvetnoy Boulevard 2, Moscow 127051, Russian Federation
Biography


Mr. J Christopher Smith photo

Mr. J Christopher Smith
(Regional Chapter Director: Europe)
Managing Director & General Counsel
DEA Global Limited    
Devonshire House, 1 Mayfair Place, London W1J 8AJ, United Kingdom
Biography


Mr. Cesar Fernandez Gomez photo

Mr. Cesar Fernandez Gomez
(Regional Chapter Director: Latin America)
Legal Vice-President for Projects and Business
PEMEX    
Avenida Marina Nacional, Suite 329, Mexico City 11311, Mexico
Biography


Mr. Victor P Leginsky photo

Mr. Victor P Leginsky
(Regional Chapter Director: MENA)
Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
Arbitralis ADR FZ LLE    
Villa A05 Arenco Villas, Dubai DUBAI, United Arab Emirates
Biography


Ms. Deborah Marie Wagner Esq. photo

Ms. Deborah Marie Wagner Esq.
(Regional Chapter Director: United States)
Attorney at Law and Solicitor
The Law Office of Marie Wagner    
5914 Heather Blossom, Suite 2900, Kingwood, TX 77345
Biography


Mr. Patrick C Appel photo

Mr. Patrick C Appel
(Director)
Senior Counsel
Chevron Africa and Latin America    
1400 Smith Street, Suite 48040, Houston, TX 77002
Biography


Mr. James Edward Balmer Atkin photo

Mr. James Edward Balmer Atkin
(Director)
Partner
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe    
Izumi Garden Tower, 28th Floor, 6-1 Roppongi 1-Chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-6028, Japan
Biography


Mr. Paul Steven Barnes photo

Mr. Paul Steven Barnes
(Director)
Senior Negotiator, International Business Development
BP plc    
Building F, BP plc, Chertsey Road, Sunbury on Thames TW16 7LN, United Kingdom
Biography


Mr. David Bate photo

Mr. David Bate
(Director)
Global New Ventures - General Counsel
Schlumberger Oilfield UK plc    
62 Buckingham Gate, Victoria, London SW1E, United Kingdom
Biography


Mr. Michael J. Beirne photo

Mr. Michael J. Beirne
(Director)
Commercial Manager
Hess Corporation    
1501 McKinney Street, Houston, TX 77010
Biography


Ms. Rozina Damani photo

Ms. Rozina Damani
(Director)
Business Developer
ConocoPhillips    
600 North Dairy Ashford, Suite DU-2054, Houston, TX 77079
Biography


Dr. Gonzalo Ignacio Gonzalez Galarza photo

Dr. Gonzalo Ignacio Gonzalez Galarza
(Director)
Presidente
Gonzalez, Penaherrera & Asociados, Abogados    
Av. 12 de Octubre N26-97 y Lincoln, Edifc. Torre 1492, Piso 10, Of. 1005, Quito, Ecuador
Biography


Ms. Jennifer Anne Josefson photo

Ms. Jennifer Anne Josefson
(Director)
Partner
King & Spalding    
Tsvetnoy Bulvar, 2, Moscow 127051, Russian Federation
Biography


Mr. Rekouche Khaled photo

Mr. Rekouche Khaled
(Director)
Corporate Legal Manager
Sonatrach    
Djenane El Malik, Hydra 16035, Algeria
Biography


Mrs. Cathy Konwisarz photo

Mrs. Cathy Konwisarz
(Director)
Assistant General Counsel - Conventional & A&D (International and Offshore Assets)
Marathon Oil Company    
5555 San Felipe St., Suite 2500, Houston, TX 77056
Biography


Mr. Torgeir Loland photo

Mr. Torgeir Loland
(Director)
Vice President Commercial, Negotiation & Access, Exploration Strategy & Business Development
Statoil ASA    
Svanholmen 8, Stavanger 4035, Norway
Biography


Mr. Andrew Melsheimer photo

Mr. Andrew Melsheimer
(Director)
Partner
Thompson & Knight LLP    
One Arts Plaza, 1722 Routh Street, Suite 1500, Dallas, TX 75201
Biography


Mr William Montjoy photo

Mr William Montjoy
(Director)
Counsel
Saudi Aramco    
PO Box 9169, Dhahran 31311, Saudi Arabia


Mr. Ken Takagi photo

Mr. Ken Takagi
(Director)
Unit General Manager, Human Resources Unit, HR & General Affairs Division
Mitsui Oil Exploration Co., Ltd. ("MOECO")    
Hibiya Central Bldg. 12FL., 1-2-9 Nishi Shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0003, Japan
Biography


Mr. Paul R. Wills photo

Mr. Paul R. Wills
(Director)
Counsel
ExxonMobil Corporation    
22777 Springwoods Village Parkway, Spring, TX 77389
Biography


Mr. Carlos de Maria y Campos photo

Mr. Carlos de Maria y Campos
(Director)
Partner
Galicia Abogados, S.C.    
Blvd. Manuel Avila Camacho No. 24, piso 7, Lomas de Chapultepec, Mexico City 11000, Mexico
Biography