Speaker Profile

Felix Amieyeofori

Managing Director, Energia Limited, Operator Of OML 56, Ebendo-Obodeti Marginal Field

He started his early Oil industry career as a Production Technologist with SPDC in 1990, before joining Pan Ocean Oil Corporation (Nig in 1993), where he worked for about 15 years and played strategic roles that saw Pan Ocean growing its production from 700 bopd to nearly 20,000 bopd.

He was at various times, Chief Petroleum Engineer, Petroleum Engineering Manager, Technical Manager, and finally General Manager in 2005. He was General Manager, Joint Venture, Business Development, Nigerian Content Development, and finally new Business Development, during which he created a sister Company, Newcross Petroleum that Farmed into Platform's Egboema (Umutu) Marginal Fields in 2005, and as the founding Manager, worked as the Technical Director of the Platform/Newcross Joint Venture that successfully brought first oil in November 2007 after installing a 10,000 bopd flowstation.

He led the Energia JV team to first oil production in December 2009, and successfully constructed the company's 8.5 km crude export line, and increased production from 1800 bopd to 8000 bopd, and recoverable reserves from 6 million barrels to about 25 million barrels.

Engr. Felix has MBA in International Business Management, from Lagos State University, MSc in Economics from ESUT Business School, Enugu, and has completed his graduate course work in Master in Petroleum Engineering with Herriot Watt University, Edinburgh, UK. He is presently studying for LLM in Business Law with Leicester De Montfort Law School, Leicester, United Kingdom. He is a registered Engineer with COREN, a Member of Nigerian Society of Engineer (NSE), a Fellow of Institute of Chartered Economists of Nigeria (ICEN), and Ghana, a Chartered Manager with Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM), and Member Society of Petroleum Engineers. He is a recipient of several awards including Development in Nigeria Merit Award (DINMA) for Oil and Gas, West African Executive Leadership per Excellence Award by Institute of Chartered Economists of Ghana, and 2013 International WHO's WHO of Professionals.