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The most senior and influential network of oil and gas executives in the world


Membership is for companies and individual wanting to engage directly with our network.  It is an annual subscription that allows an executive to access the world largest network of oil and gas executives, financiers and investors.

Oil & Gas vs Renewables. Is it a War?

The bigger the invisible wall between these industries, the fewer winners there will be. So, today, as part of our global strategy to bridge oil and gas and renewables, we invite the industry to see a bigger and more diverse energy world with challenges and opportunities across multiple subsectors.

2017 Global Survey Results

Last year, 2,820 executives from 62 countries participated in our annual survey.  You can download the full report here.

Press Release

Global law firm White & Case LLP has opened an office in Houston to further strengthen its leading Global Oil & Gas Industry Group, initially adding three new partners to the Firm and relocating a fourth.

Newsweek Vantage & Oil & Gas Council Technology Survey

The Oil & Gas Council have partnered with Newsweek Vantage, the thought leadership arm of the Newsweek Media Group, to conduct a research survey on technological innovation shaping the oil and gas industry.

What We Do

The Oil & Gas Council is the largest and most influential network of senior oil & gas, finance and investment executives in the world.

We broker relationships and provide unique networking opportunities for our individual members and corporate partners year-round, through dozens of tailored experiences.

We host a range of networking events including internationally acclaimed conferences, bespoke dinners and VIP receptions. Plugging into an unrivalled network of executives, these enable thousands of members to effectively raise capital, source JV partners, promote their businesses and transform the industry.


Select Council Sponsors:

Brian Maxted



“An exceptional opportunity to engage and network with the industry, including small to large-cap O&G companies, the complete spectrum of service providers, as well as sector investors.”

Founder and Chief Exploration Officer
Kosmos Energy

Lance Crist

“I find the Oil & Gas Council to be an extremely convenient and well organised way to meet a large number of industry players, from operators to banks, financiers and others. Every year the team create an agenda that is always topical to market conditions, with key figures sharing their insights on the business. Between the formal agenda and the informal meetings on the sidelines, I manage to get a huge amount of work done, and good intel on latest developments in the sector.”

Global Head of Oil & Gas & Mining

Nawaf Saud Nasir Al-Sabah

“Oil & Gas Council provides an excellent venue to catch up with old friends and meet new ones in the industry while we discuss the state of the industry and opportunities for the future.”


Keith Hill

“Thanks for another great conference….. it is turning into one of the premier conferences in the world. It has a unique mix of industry, financial and service industry attendees. Saw many old friends but also made a number of valuable new acquaintances.”

President and CEO
Africa Oil Corp