World Energy Capital Assembly

 

30 November – 1 December 2020
London, UK

Europe’s largest gathering of international energy executives, investors and financiers

What is the World Energy Capital Assembly?

The World Energy Capital Assembly, an anchor event on the industry calendar, brings together the oil & gas and finance & investment worlds to discuss emerging and re-emerging energy investment opportunities, to review deals done and to chart E&P activity globally. It provides unrivalled access to what is now the world’s most influential network of senior executives from across the energy, finance and investment worlds. Closing two packed days, the largest energy Awards Dinner in Europe offers the ideal setting for celebrating the industry’s achievements alongside 650 senior executives in the most glamorous of settings.

A Glance at 2019

Hours of Thought Leadership

Hours of Networking

Attendees

Organisations Represented

2019 Speaker Interviews

2019 Featured Speakers

Abdul Nasser Al Mughairbi

Abdul Nasser Al Mughairbi

Digital SVP, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC)

Al Cook

Al Cook

Executive Vice President for Global Strategy and Business Development, Equinor

Alex Schneiter

Alex Schneiter

President and Chief Executive Officer, Lundin Petroleum

Anne-Sophie Corbeau

Anne-Sophie Corbeau

Head of Gas Analysis, BP

Carol Bell

Carol Bell

Director, Chapter Zero and BlackRock Energy and Resources Income Trust

Fiona MacAulay

Fiona MacAulay

Non Executive Chair, Independent Oil & Gas

Frank Pluta

Frank Pluta

Global Head Of Industry Group - Energy, Natixis

Gil Holzman

Gil Holzman

President & Chief Executive Officer, Eco Atlantic Oil & Gas

Ivor Orchard

Ivor Orchard

Executive Chairman, Kerogen Capital

John Moon

John Moon

Managing Director and Head, Morgan Stanley Energy Partners

Mathios Rigas

Mathios Rigas

CEO, Energean

Morag Watson

Morag Watson

Vice President and Chief Digital Innovation Officer, BP

Peder Bratt

Peder Bratt

Managing Director, Warburg Pincus

Peter Tertzakian

Peter Tertzakian

Chief Energy Economist & Managing Director, ARC Financial Corp

Simon French

Simon French

Chief Economist Panmure Gordon

Tingchuan Tang

Tingchuan Tang

Chief of the Development Strategy Division China National Petroleum Corporation

2019 Speakers

Ade Adeola

Ade Adeola

Managing Director - Energy & Natural Resources, Standard Chartered Bank

Al Njoo

Al Njoo

Chairman & CEO, Madagascar Oil

Alberto Saggese

Alberto Saggese

CEO, Gas y Petroleo del Neuquen SA

Ana Zambelli

Ana Zambelli

Board Member, Petrobras

Andrew Cox

Andrew Cox

Partner, Chair of Energy & Natural Resources, KPMG

Andrew Hockey

Andrew Hockey

CEO, Independent Oil & Gas

Andrew McAuslan

Andrew McAuslan

Head of Business Development | Upstream, BP

Antoine Kerrenneur

Antoine Kerrenneur

Investment Principal, Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP)

Chad Lemke

Chad Lemke

COO, GLJ Petroleum

Chris Dartnell

Chris Dartnell

President Oil & Gas, Schneider Electric

Christina Verchere

Christina Verchere

Chief Executive Officer and President of the Executive Board, OMV Petrom

Clara Altobell

Clara Altobell

Technical Vice President, Serica Energy

Daniel Hanna

Daniel Hanna

Global Head of Sustainable Finance, Standard Chartered Bank

Dino da Silva

Dino da Silva

President, Autoridade Nacional do Petróleo e Minerais (ANPM), Timor-Leste

Edward Geiser

Edward Geiser

Managing Partner and Head of Investment Committee, Juniper Capital

Edward Walker

Edward Walker

General Counsel, Vivo Energy

Elisabeth Sullivan

Elisabeth Sullivan

Senior Legal Advisor, Sasol

Ernst Sack

Ernst Sack

Founding Partner, Blue Bear Capital LLC

Espen Kvilekval

Espen Kvilekval

Global Head of Oil & Gas, DNB Bank

Francisco Ortigosa

Francisco Ortigosa

Director Innovation Technology, Repsol

Fraser McKay

Fraser McKay

Head of Upstream Analysis, Wood Mackenzie

Graham Phillips

Graham Phillips

Partner, Clifford Chance

Jarand Rystad

Jarand Rystad

CEO, Rystad Energy

Jay Bhutani

Jay Bhutani

CEO, Such Capital

Jeremy Low

Jeremy Low

Managing Director & Head of Energy EMEA, BMO Capital Markets

Jonathan Waghorn

Jonathan Waghorn

Portfolio Manager and Sector Specialist, Guinness Asset Management

Jose Penafiel

Jose Penafiel

President and Chief Executive Officer, Madalena Energy

Kahina Abdeli-Galinier

Kahina Abdeli-Galinier

VP Marketing, Software Integrated Solutions Schlumberger

Kaveh Pourteymour

Kaveh Pourteymour

CIO, Neptune Energy

Keith Hill

Keith Hill

President, CEO & Director, Africa Oil Corporation

Khash Mohajerani

Khash Mohajerani

Vice President, Blue Water Energy

Lars Mangal

Lars Mangal

CEO, TOTALTEC Oilfield Services

Louise Woods

Louise Woods

Partner, International Dispute Resolution & Arbitration, Vinson & Elkins

Majid Shafiq

Majid Shafiq

CEO, i3 Energy

Mark Lacey

Mark Lacey

Head of Global Commodities & Resources, Schroder Investment Management Ltd

Martin McAspurn-Lohmann

Martin McAspurn-Lohmann

Managing Director, Head of Oil & Gas and Energy, Santander Corporate and Investment Banking

Matthew Knight

Matthew Knight

Head of Business Development, Siemens plc

Matthew Watson

Matthew Watson

Partner & Head of EMEA, Rystad Energy

Matthieu Duhem

Matthieu Duhem

Managing Director - Head of Upstream Oil & Gas, Credit Agricole

Matthieu Luchez

Matthieu Luchez

Executive Director: Upstream, Natixis

Michael Danov

Michael Danov

President & CIO, SBP Management

Michael Wort

Michael Wort

Head of Commodity Trade Financing, Shell International Trading & Shipping

Mike Lakin

Mike Lakin

Managing Director, Envoi Management

Milton Rangel

Milton Rangel

Head of Finance and Investor Relations, PetroRio

Mitch Flegg

Mitch Flegg

Chief Executive Officer, Serica Energy

Mukund Dhar

Mukund Dhar

Partner, White & Case LLP

Natalia Simakina

Natalia Simakina

Vice President Investment & Portfolio Management, Kerogen Capital

Neeraj Agrawal

Neeraj Agrawal

Group CFO & Board Member, Crescent Group Holdings

Nuri Demirdoven

Nuri Demirdoven

Managing Director, Upstream Practice Lead, Accenture Strategy

Okechukwu Mba

Okechukwu Mba

General Manager Gas, SEPLAT

Panos Benos

Panos Benos

Chief Financial Officer, Energean Oil & Gas

Paul Chernik

Paul Chernik

Director, ERCE

Richard Cavilli

Richard Cavilli

Managing Director, Wells Fargo

Richard Hewston

Richard Hewston

Principal Consultant, Environment and Climate Change, Verisk Maplecroft

Robert Ruddiman

Robert Ruddiman

Partner - Head of Oil & Gas, Pinsent Masons LLP

Samantha Harrison

Samantha Harrison

Associate Director, Corporate Finance, Grant Thornton UK LLP

Sandra Antonovic

Sandra Antonovic

Chief Operating Officer, Reflex Marine

Susan Grayson

Susan Grayson

Director, Resourcing, Talent, D&I and L&D Spirit Energy

Tim Chapman

Tim Chapman

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, GeoPoint Advisory

Tim Eastmond

Tim Eastmond

VP – Finance, Phoenix Global Resources

Tim Keevil

Tim Keevil

Portfolio Manager, Fukoku Life International UK,

Tom Hickey

Tom Hickey

CEO, Boru Energy

Tushar Kumar

Tushar Kumar

Partner, Kerogen Capital

Vahid Farzad

Vahid Farzad

Chief Business Development Officer, Harbour Energy

William Thomas

William Thomas

Non-executive director, Vaalco Energy, Inc

Yannis Grigoriou

Yannis Grigoriou

CEO, Hellenic Petroleum

iCouncil - Thought Leaders

What do the small & mid cap companies of the future look like?


find out what Alexandre Schneiter, President, Director & CEO, Lundin Petroleum thinks

What do the small & mid cap companies of the future look like?

find out what Gil Holzman, President & CEO, Eco Atlantic Oil & Gas thinks

What do the small & mid cap companies of the future look like?


Find out what Mitch Flegg, CEO of Serica Energy thinks

How is the Energy Transition changing deployment of capital in the O&G industry?


find out what Peter Tertzakian, Cheif Energy Economist & MD, ARC Fincnaial Corp thinks

2019 Agenda at a Glance

Day 1 - Monday 2nd December

08.45
Welcome Remarks

08.50 – 09.05
Opening Keynote Address: Embracing Change
Ivor Orchard, Executive Chairman & Co-Founder, Kerogen Capital

09.05 – 10.00
Opening Plenary: Taking the Pulse of the Industry in 2019 and Giving Insight to 2020 and Beyond

10.00
Morning Coffee Break
Sponsored by
 shell

Council Connect is a service that provides you with a pre-scheduled programme of meetings. Contact us directly to tailor your One2One networking experience and make the best use of your time in London.

10.40 – 11.55
Thriving in a Low Carbon Era – Energy Transition, Investor Sentiment and Oil & Gas Companies of the Future

11.55 – 12.45
The Remarkable Rise of Gas – Analysing Growth Predictions, Investment in Infrastructure and Project Financing

12.45
Networking Lunch

13.45 – 14.45
Innovation in the Financial Markets – Appetite for Debt Financing and New Ways of Deploying Finance
Keynote Address: Hedging climate risk – how the TCFD recommendations can help prepare industry and investors for the Inevitable Policy Response

14.45 – 15.30
Ensuring Sufficient Global Supply of Oil and Gas – What Oil & Gas Companies Need to Demonstrate to Investors, to Secure Funding

15.30
Afternoon Coffee Break
Sponsored by
shell
Council Connect is a service that provides you with a pre-scheduled programme of meetings. Contact us directly to tailor your One2One networking experience and make the best use of your time in London.

16.15 – 17.00
Perspectives from Portfolio Managers – Insights from other Industries & Strategies Being Deployed into 2020

17.00
VIP Drinks Reception

 

Day 2 - Tuesday 3rd December

08.45 Welcome Remarks

08.50 – 09.00 Opening Keynote Address

09:00 – 10:30 TECHNOLOGY MORNING 
sponsored by Lead Digital Sponsor kpmg

 

 

09.00 – 09.45Investing in the Future of the Oil & Gas Industry – In pursuit of ‘Digital as Usual’ in the way businesses operate.

09.45 – 10.30 Revolutionising Oil & Gas – Insight into the Technological Innovations Disrupting the Future of our Industry

10.30 Morning Coffee Break Sponsored by

shell

 

 

Council Connect is a service that provides you with a pre-scheduled programme of meetings. Contact us directly to tailor your One2One networking experience and make the best use of your time in London.

Private Brunch Briefing – closed door, champagne brunch briefing with selected WECA attendees. Contact us to discuss this branding and knowledge share opportunity.

STREAM A STREAM B
11.00 – 11.45 Riding the Wave of New Activity in the North Sea 11.00 – 11.45 Conquering New Frontiers – Unlocking the Value of New Ventures
11.45 – 12.30 Forging ahead in Sub-Saharan Africa 11.45 – 12.30 Latin America – Land of Opportunity
12.30 Networking Lunch Break
Sponsored by  Trident Energy
13.30 -14.15 The Burgeoning North – Onshore North America’s Phenomenal Growth Predictions and the Impact on the Global Market 13.30 -14.15 Women’s Energy Council – The War on Talent Sponsored by  Vinson-and-Elkins
   

14.15 – 15.30 Council Present
council-present

15.30 Close of Conference

Awards of Excellence

18.30
Awards Of Excellence – Arrival of Guests and Start of Champagne Networking Reception

Co-hosted by

exxon-mobil

 

 


19:15

Call for Dinner

19:40
Welcome Introduction

19:45
Entertainment – Chris Turner, British Comedian and Freestyle Rapper

20:00
Dinner is served

21:30
Awards Ceremony – MC: Matt Dawson, Former England Rugby Player

01:00
Carriages

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Your Networking Experience


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Awards of Excellence

Over 650 executives will recognize & honour those working in the industry

2019 Attending Companies


You will get the chance to hear from, and network with, over 800 senior executives – find out what companies they represent

2019 Event Brochure


Get an overview of what’s on the agenda, benefits of attending, who will attend and more in the 2019 WECA Brochure

2020 Pricing & Registration

Contact Us

Kay Mitchell

Kay Mitchell

Director, EMEA

Speaking Enquiries
T: +44 207 384 7881

Amir Shirkhan

Amir Shirkhan

EVP Corporate Development

Sponsorship Enquiries
T: +44 20 7384 8058

Natasha Jonson

Natasha Jonson

Awards Enquiries

Awards Dinner Enquiries
T: +44 20 7384 7908

Melanie Richards

Melanie Richards

Marketing Manager

Marketing Enquiries
T: +44 207 384 8060