The Board

MIME PETROLEUM IS A COMPLETE AND CAPABLE TEAM WITH EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE IN DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTION.

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    Sverre Skogen

    | Chairman & CEO

    Sverre Skogen has 30+ years experience in the oil and gas industry. He has been CEO at Aker Maritime/Aker Kværner 1997 – 2003, Executive Vice President at PGS Floating Production 2003 – 2005,  CEO at AGR Group 2005 – 2012 and Executive Chairman/Chairman at Detnor (now Aker BP) 2013 – 2016. He has also Board and investment positions in various companies in the sector.

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    Lars Øyno

    | Executive Board Member

    Lars Asle Øyno is a petroleum engineer with 30 years experience from the oil industry. Most recently, Lars was a  section leader in DEA Petroleum, and has extensive management experience. He has a long track record in Management Committees in a large number of Norwegian producing fields. His previous experience include roles in oil companies such as Chevron, Fortum Petroleum and Saga Petroleum. He has also experience from the service industry. Lars has a master degree from Norwegian Technical University in Trondheim, Norway.

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    KHASH MOHAJERANI

    | Non-Executive Director

    Khash joined Blue Water Energy in 2013 and his responsibilities range from deal origination and structuring to due diligence, execution and monitoring. He was previously an Analyst in the Energy group at Warburg Pincus and, prior to then, an Investment Banking Analyst in the Energy & Power group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. He holds a MA (Hons) degree in Economics from the University of Cambridge. Khash is currently a non-executive director at Mime Petroleum, and board director of Siccar Point Energy and Wellesley Petroleum.

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    Mustafa M. Siddiqui

    | Non-Executive Director

    Blackstone Energy Partners

     

    Mustafa M. Siddiqui is a Senior Managing Director in the Private Equity group. Mr. Siddiqui joined Blackstone in 2009 in the New York office and transferred to the London office in 2014, where he leads Blackstone’s private equity investment activities across all segments of the energy & natural resources sector in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Since joining Blackstone, Mr. Siddiqui has played an integral role in the execution of Blackstone’s investments in Huntley & Huntley and Royal Resources, and led, through Siccar Point Energy, acquisitions of OMV UK and an interest in the Mariner oil field. Mr. Siddiqui serves as a Director of Siccar Point Energy and is a member of the Investment Committee for Blackstone Energy Partners.

     

    Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Siddiqui was an investment professional at Springbok Capital Management, an Associate at General Atlantic, and a management consultant at McKinsey & Company.

     

    Mr. Siddiqui received an A.B. in Economics from Harvard College, where he graduated magna cum laude, an A.M. in Regional Studies from Harvard University, and an M.B.A. with High Distinction from Harvard Business School, where he graduated as a Baker Scholar.

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    Kjell-Erik Østdahl

    | Non-Executive Director

    Kjell-Erik Østdahl is a Senior Advisor to Blackstone and the former Executive Vice President Operations of Schlumberger Ltd, in which capacity he was responsible for Schlumberger’s global field organization and, among other initiatives, led the creation of OneSubsea, Schlumberger’s major growth initiative in the subsea segment of the oilfield value chain.

     

    In his 23 years at Schlumberger, Mr. Østdahl held a variety of other management roles spanning diverse business lines, functional responsibilities, and geographies, including Norway, the U.K., the U.S., and southeast Asia. In addition, Mr. Østdahl has previously served as the Chief Procurement Officer of Statoil ASA and a Senior Partner of HitecVision AS. He is currently a non-executive director of Mime Petroleum,  Sekal AS and Nordic Unmanned AS. Mr. Østdahl received an M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.