Board of Directors

The AIEN Board of Directors are selected by committee. Terms are yearly and run from the association's annual meeting to the following year's annual meting. Meet your 2022 - 2023 Board of Directors.

Members Only Roster (with additional contact data)

Mr. J. Scott Porter photo

Mr. J. Scott Porter
(President)
VP Acquisitions & Divestments and NBD - Shales, Deep Water & Global Exploration
Shell plc    
150 Dairy Ashford, Houston, TX 77079
Biography


Mr. Ricardo Alves Silva photo

Mr. Ricardo Alves Silva
(President-Elect)
Partner
Miranda Law Firm    
Av. Eng Duarte Pacheco, 7, Lisbon 1070-100, Portugal
Biography


Mr. Michael J. Beirne photo

Mr. Michael J. Beirne
(VP - Communication)
Commercial Manager
Hess Corporation    
1501 McKinney Street, Houston, TX 77010
Biography


Mr. Darren Craig Jones photo

Mr. Darren Craig Jones
(VP - Conferences)
President and Chief Executive Officer, TEPNVI
TOTAL    
1201 Louisiana St, Suite 1800, Houston, TX 77002
Biography


Mr. David Haverkamp photo

Mr. David Haverkamp
(VP - Corporate Affairs)
Business Development Manager
Enigma Advisors LLC    
3101 Prytania Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
Biography


Mrs. Diana Sanclemente photo

Mrs. Diana Sanclemente
(VP - Education)
Partner
Sanclemente Fernandez Abogados S.A.    
Carrera 9 No.69-70, Bogota 110231, Colombia
Biography


Mr. Anthony G. Cioni photo

Mr. Anthony G. Cioni
(VP - External Affairs)
Partner
Cito Energy Law    
Cito Energy Law LLP, 501, 304 - 8th Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P 1C2, Canada
Biography


Mr. Jean-Philippe Alary photo

Mr. Jean-Philippe Alary
(VP - Membership)
Business Development Manager
ENGIE SA     
Place Samuel de Champlain, Paris-La Defense 92100, France
Biography


Mr. Christopher Burk Strong photo

Mr. Christopher Burk Strong
(VP - Model Contracts)
Partner
Vinson & Elkins LLP     
20 Fenchurch Street, 24th Floor, London EC3M 3BY, United Kingdom
Biography


Ms. Lauren Wilder photo

Ms. Lauren Wilder
(VP - Planning)
Corporate Business Development, New Energies Origination
Chevron Services Company    
1500 Louisiana Street, Houston, TX 77002
Biography


Mrs. Kimberly H. Reeder photo

Mrs. Kimberly H. Reeder
(VP - Regions)
Head of Legal – Asia Pacific
Barrick    
Perth, Australia
Biography


Mrs. Katherine Evans photo

Mrs. Katherine Evans
(Secretary)
Principal Legal International
Woodside Energy Ltd.    
214 Split Rock Rd, The Woodlands, TX 77381
Biography


Mr. Bob George photo

Mr. Bob George
(Treasurer)
Principal
Ulysses Petroleum Management    
6310A Taggart St, Houston, TX 77007
Biography


Ms. Jennifer Anne Josefson photo

Ms. Jennifer Anne Josefson
(Immediate Past President)
Partner
Morgan Lewis    
Abu Dhabi Global Market Square, Al Sila Tower, Level 21, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Biography


Mr. Shakwa R. Nyambe photo

Mr. Shakwa R. Nyambe
(Regional Chapter Director: Africa)
Managing Partner
SNC Incorporated    
8612 Hosea Kutako Drive, Southport Building,, 1st Floor, Office 6A & B, Southern Industrial, Windhoek, Namibia
Biography


Mr. Michael E. Arruda photo

Mr. Michael E. Arruda
(Regional Chapter Director: Asia)
Senior Counsel
King & Spalding LLP    
Shinmarunouchi building 12F, Chiyoda-ku, Marunouchi 1-5-1, Tokyo, Tokyo 100-6512, Japan
Biography


Mr. Darren P Murphy photo

Mr. Darren P Murphy
(Regional Chapter Director: Australia-Pacific)
Partner
Jones Day     
Level 48, 525 Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
Biography


Mr. Nicholas Crosbie photo

Mr. Nicholas Crosbie
(Regional Chapter Director: Canada)
Lead Counsel, Canada
Equinor    
2 Steers Cove Road, St. John's, NL A1C 6J5, Canada


Ms. Klara Nurgaziyeva photo

Ms. Klara Nurgaziyeva
(Regional Chapter Director: CIS-FSU)
Senior Advisor
Morgan Lewis    
Ken Dala Dostyk 38, Almaty 050010, Kazakhstan
Biography


Mr. Philip Schnell photo

Mr. Philip Schnell
(Regional Chapter Director: Europe)
Commercial Director
Anglo Tunisian Oil & Gas    
The Hub, Fowler Avenue, Farnborough GU147JF, United Kingdom
Biography


Mr. Pablo Javier Alliani photo

Mr. Pablo Javier Alliani
(Regional Chapter Director: Latin America & Caribbean)
Partner
Bomchil Law Firm    
Av. Corrientes 420, C1043AAR,, Buenos Aires C1043 AAR, Argentina
Biography


Mr. Slava Kiryushin photo

Mr. Slava Kiryushin
(Regional Chapter Director: MENA)
Partner
DWF (Middle East) LLP    
Al Fattan Currency House, Dubai 507104, United Arab Emirates
Biography


Ms. Vera Maria De Brito de Gyarfas photo

Ms. Vera Maria De Brito de Gyarfas
(Regional Chapter Director: United States)
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
NextDecade Corporation    
1000 Louisiana St., Suite 3900, Houston, TX 77002
Biography


Ms. Niny M Borges photo

Ms. Niny M Borges
(Director)
Vice President, Legal Upstream
Equinor (UK) Limited    
1 Kingdom Street, London W2 6BD, United Kingdom
Biography


Mr. Stuart J Carter photo

Mr. Stuart J Carter
(Director)
Partner
Keystone Law Limited    
48 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1JF, United Kingdom
Biography


Ms. Claudia Hooker Archbold photo

Ms. Claudia Hooker Archbold
(Director)
Legal advisor
Ecopetrol S.A.    
Calle 37 No.7-43 piso 7 Edificio Guadalupe, Bogota D.C. 0000, Colombia
Biography


Mr. David Juarez-Navarro photo

Mr. David Juarez-Navarro
(Director)
Commercial Advisor
ExxonMobil Qatar Inc.    
PO Box 22500, Al Wosail Tower, Doha 22500, Qatar
Biography


Mr. Luis Miranda photo

Mr. Luis Miranda
(Director)
Lawyer
Miranda Alliance Business Development LLC    
700 Milam Street, Suite 1300, Houston, TX 77002
Biography


Mr. David B. Moyer photo

Mr. David B. Moyer
(Director)
Deputy General Counsel for Organizational Capability
Chevron Corporation    
6001 Bollinger Canyon Road, San Ramon, CA 94583
Biography


Mr. Elias A Nucette photo

Mr. Elias A Nucette
(Director)
Senior Deal Lead
Shell International Limited    
Shell Centre,, London SE1 7NA, United Kingdom
Biography


Mr. Michael Aughey Polkinghorne photo

Mr. Michael Aughey Polkinghorne
(Director)
Partner
White & Case Pte. Ltd.    
19 Place Vendome, Paris 75001, France
Biography


Ms Liesel Ramnarine photo

Ms Liesel Ramnarine
(Director)
VP Commercial Solutions, natural gas, global
BP plc    
1 St James’s Square, London SW1Y 4PD, United Kingdom


Mr. Francisco Javier Romano photo

Mr. Francisco Javier Romano
(Director)
Senior Partner
Perez Alati, Grondona Benites & Arntsen    
Suipacha 1111, Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires C1008AAW, Argentina
Biography


Mr. Florent Rousset photo

Mr. Florent Rousset
(Director)
Managing Director
GaffneyCline    
4425 Westway Park Blvd, Houston, TX 77041
Biography


Mr. Koichi Shimomura photo

Mr. Koichi Shimomura
(Director)
Audit & Supervisory Board Member
Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd.    
1-7-12, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Biography


Mr. Danil Smirnyagin photo

Mr. Danil Smirnyagin
(Director)
Head of Mergers & Acqusitions Legal Practice
JSC Gazprom Neft    
3-5 Pochtamtskaya Street, St. Petersburg 190000, Russian Federation
Biography


Mr. Richard Thomas photo

Mr. Richard Thomas
(Director)
Senior Director, Acquisitions & Divestitures
ConocoPhillips Company    
925 North Eldridge Parkway, 21-N095, Houston, TX 77079
Biography


Mr. Joseph Tomkiewicz photo

Mr. Joseph Tomkiewicz
(Director)
Partner
Tilleke & Gibbins International Ltd    
Supalai Grand Tower, 26th Floor, 1011 Rama 3 Road, Chongnonsi, Yannawa, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Biography


Mr. Benjamin Torres-Barron photo

Mr. Benjamin Torres-Barron
(Director)
Partner
Baker McKenzie     
Pedregal 24 piso 12, Col. Molino del Rey, Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico City 11040, Mexico
Biography


Mrs. Latifat Folashade Yusuff photo

Mrs. Latifat Folashade Yusuff
(Director)
Company Secretary/Legal Adviser - National Engineering and Technical Company Limited (NETCO)
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation    
Feyide House, 23 Engineering Close, Victoria Island, Lagos, Lagos 23401, Nigeria
Biography


Mr. Jose V Zapata photo

Mr. Jose V Zapata
(Director)
Partner
Holland & Knight    
Carrera 7 No. 71-21 Torre A Piso 8, Bogota 11111, Colombia
Biography