Lars I. Ekerold

Founder and Managing Partner

 

More than 15  years experience with Contracts, Procurement and Supply Chain Management with Norsk Hydro, Statoil and DNO in the MENA region.  7 years from projects and SCM in Iran.  Lived in the MENA region, Iran, UAE and Libya in several periods. In addition, worked towards project and operations in Oman, Jemen, Iraq, Egypt, Tunis and Algeria  Established networks and know-how  for doing business in the region.

Broad experience from onshore and offshore EPC Facility and Drilling projects and operations. Also, high competance on implementation and running of ERP (Entreprise Resource Planning) Systems for SCM and CMS.

Worked in renewable energy on offshore windmill project, onshore gas storage project and been leader for marine operations and logistics to offshore installations in the North Sea. 

Educated Civil Engineer from Norwegian University of Technology (NTNU) with Master in Marin Technology. 

 

Sigurd A. Arnesen

Founder and Managing Partner

 

More than 10 years experience with Contracts, Procurement and Supply Chain Management with  Norsk Hydro and Statoil in the MENA region and Africa. Lived in Tanzania, Egypt, Libya and Iran. Established networks and knowhow for doing business in the countries

Establishing and developing the Tanzania Country office to be ready for drilling start up.  Ensuring that operational requirements and demands are met, and ensuring the availability of the necessary capacity and resources at the country office.

 Applications for permits related to operational exploration activity, and follow up with sufficient documentation, presentations and communication towards partners, TPDC and government bodies.

Educated Economist from Norwegian School of Business Management (BI)