Andrew Boland – Calgary, Canada (former Managing Director, Peters & Co)

Andrew has over 23 years of experience in the Western Canadian sedimentary basin. He was Exploration Manager at Pan East Petroleum and held geophysical and exploration roles at Norcen Energy and Shell Canada. He holds a PhD in Geophysics from the University of British Columbia, an MSc in Geophysics from University College and a BA Mod in Experimental Physics from Trinity College.

Gavin Prise – Aberdeen, Scotland (former CEO, Expro International)

Gavin has over 25 years of oil and gas industry experience both in the operating and service sectors. He joined Expro International in 1995 progressing through a variety of Executive roles, onto COO and ultimately CEO. Mr. Prise holds a BSc Hons in Natural Philosophy from Aberdeen University and a MEng in Petroleum Engineering from Herriot Watt University.

Saad Bargach – Dubai, UAE (former Managing Director, Lime Rock Partners)

Saad has an extensive energy background, including 23 years of oil and gas experience with Schlumberger. He currently runs an Oilfield Technology Hub with a presence in Houston and Dubai and most recently served as Managing Director at Lime Rock Partners where he was responsible for the firm’s international strategy. He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering and an M.S. in control systems.