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 2016 - 2017 Board of Directors.

Members Only Roster (with additional contact data)

Mr. David Davies photo

Mr. David Davies
(President)
VP Business Development
Sterling Resources    
6-9 The Square, Stockley Park, Uxbridge UB11 1FW, United Kingdom
Biography


Mr. Steven Patrick Otillar photo

Mr. Steven Patrick Otillar
(President-Elect)
Partner
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP    
1111 Louisiana Street, 44th Floor, Houston, TX 77002-5200
Biography


Ms. Lauren Wilder photo

Ms. Lauren Wilder
(VP - Communication)
Business Development Manager, Latin America
Repsol    
2455 Technology Forest Boulevard , The Woodlands, TX 77381
Biography


Mr. Cyril Vock photo

Mr. Cyril Vock
(VP - Conferences)
Upstream Negotiator and Lawyer
Total    
2 Place Jean Millier, La Defense 6, Paris 92078, France
Biography


Mr. James Frederick English photo

Mr. James Frederick English
(VP - Corporate Affairs)
Sr. International Negotiator
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation    
1201 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, TX 77380
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


Mrs. Guly Sabahi photo

Mrs. Guly Sabahi
(VP - External Affairs)
Independent Legal Advisor     
3237 Ellicott St NW , Washington, DC 20008
Biography


Ms. Marleen M. Bergman photo

Ms. Marleen M. Bergman
(VP - Membership)
Principal Negotiator
BHP Billiton    
1360 Post Oak Boulevard, Suite 2429, Houston, TX 77056
Biography


Mr. William W. Pugh photo

Mr. William W. Pugh
(VP - Model Contracts)
Attorney
Liskow & Lewis, APLC    
1001 Fannin, Suite 1800, Houston, TX 77002
Biography


Mr. Nathanial Scott photo

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


Mr. Andrew Peter Waters photo

Mr. Andrew Peter Waters
(VP - Regions)
Manager Business Development
BP Exploration Operating Company Ltd    
Chertsey Road, Sunbury-on-Thames TW16 7LN, United Kingdom
Biography


Mr. Edwin (Ed)  B. Turner photo

Mr. Edwin (Ed) B. Turner
(Secretary)
Counsel
Exxon Mobil Corporation    
22777 Springwoods Village Parkway, Suite E2.3A.321, Spring, TX 77389
Biography


Mr. Joey W Wesley photo

Mr. Joey W Wesley
(Treasurer)
International and GOM Offshore Negotiations
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2443 Lake Village Drive, Kingwood, TX 77339
Biography


Mr. Michael Josephson photo

Mr. Michael Josephson
(Immediate Past President)
Asst. General Counsel, International & Compliance
Nexen Energy ULC    
801 - 7 Avenue S.W., Suite 2900, Calgary T2P 3P7, Canada
Biography


Ms. Lyrna Lumajin Esmeralda-Hewitt photo

Ms. Lyrna Lumajin Esmeralda-Hewitt
(Regional Chapter Director: Asia)
Principal Petroleum Economist, Commercial Services
LR Senergy    
Lloyd's Register Asia, 1 Fusionopolis Place, Galaxis, Suite #09-11, Singapore 138522, Singapore
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. Anthony G. Cioni photo

Mr. Anthony G. Cioni
(Regional Chapter Director: Canada)
Partner
Cito Energy Law    
525 8th Avenue S.W., Suite 46th Floor , Calgary T2P 1G1, Canada
Biography


Mr. Jonathan Hines photo

Mr. Jonathan Hines
(Regional Chapter Director: CIS-FSU)
Partner
Morgan Lewis    
Legend Business Center, Suite Tsvetnoy Bulvar, 2 , Moscow 127051
Biography


Mr. Pieter Paul Van Lelyveld photo

Mr. Pieter Paul Van Lelyveld
(Regional Chapter Director: Europe-Africa)
Senior Legal Counsel
Shell International B.V.    
Carel van Bylandtlaan 5, Suite 3C35, The Hague 2596HR, Netherlands
Biography


Mrs. Diana Sanclemente photo

Mrs. Diana Sanclemente
(Regional Chapter Director: Latin America)
Partner
Sanclemente Fernandez Abogados S.A.    
Carrera 9 No.69-70, Bogota 0210, Colombia
Biography


Mrs. Sofia Sattarova photo

Mrs. Sofia Sattarova
(Regional Chapter Director: Middle East)
Partner
Baker Botts LLP    
Emaar Square Building 6, 7th floor, Dubai PO Box 23425, United Arab Emirates
Biography


Mr. Bill Cline photo

Mr. Bill Cline
(Regional Chapter Director: United States)
Strategic Advisor
Gaffney, Cline & Associates, Inc.    
5555 San Felipe, Suite 550, Houston, TX 77056
Biography


Mr. Jean-Philippe Alary photo

Mr. Jean-Philippe Alary
(Director)
Business Development Manager
ENGIE E&P International    
Place Samuel de Champlain, Paris-La Defense 92100, France


Mr. Elvis Angyiembe photo

Mr. Elvis Angyiembe
(Director)
Regional Compliance Counsel, Sub-Saharan Africa
Weatherford International    
Eton Office Park East, Merton House, Harrison Street , Bryanston 2060, South Africa
Biography


Mr. James Edward Balmer Atkin photo

Mr. James Edward Balmer Atkin
(Director)
Partner
Vinson & Elkins LLP    
Marunouchi Kitaguchi Bldg. 27F, 1-6-5 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0005, Japan
Biography


Mr. William H. Burkett photo

Mr. William H. Burkett
(Director)
BD Manager
ConocoPhillips    
600 N. Dairy Ashford, Suite DU2056, 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


Mr. Sean Korney photo

Mr. Sean Korney
(Director)
Partner
Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP    
Suite 2400, 525-8th Ave SW , Calgary T2P 1G1 , Canada
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. Syed Marzidy photo

Mr. Syed Marzidy
(Director)
General Counsel
Petronas    
Legal Department, Level 15, Tower 1, Petronas Twin Towers, Kuala Lumpur 50088, Malaysia
Biography


Mr. Jasper Mason photo

Mr. Jasper Mason
(Director)
Counsel
Baker & Hostetler LLP    
811 Main St, Suite 1100, Houston, TX 77002
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. Brad S. Roach photo

Mr. Brad S. Roach
(Director)
Partner
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP    
One Raffles Quay Level #37-01, North Tower, Singapore 048583, Singapore
Biography


Mr. Tom Schmid Jr. photo

Mr. Tom Schmid Jr.
(Director)
Global Commercial Consultant
Chevron International Expl & Prod Co.    
1400 Smith, Suite 26035, Houston, TX 77002
Biography


Mr. Satoshi Tatewaki photo

Mr. Satoshi Tatewaki
(Director)
Manager, International Legal Group, International Legal Dept.
JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation    
1-1-2, Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8163, Japan
Biography


Ms. Deborah Marie Wagner Esq. photo

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


Mrs. Claudia Zacour photo

Mrs. Claudia Zacour
(Director)
Head of E & P Law Department
Petrobras    
Avenida Chile,65, Suite Suite 502, Rio de Janeiro 20 035-900, Brazil
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 11000, Mexico
Biography


Mr. Egon E van der Hoeven photo

Mr. Egon E van der Hoeven
(Director)
Commercial Manager
ExxonMobil Exploration Company    
22777 Springwoods Village Parkway, Suite N4.5B.335, Spring, TX 77389
Biography