Commercial Strategy • Acquisitions and Divestment • Negotiations
Competent Person Reports • Financing, Listing, Shareholder and Transaction Information Memorandums
Governmental Petroleum Policy • Petroleum Taxation • Licensing Advice and Management
Dispute Resolution • Expert reporting and Testimony • Litigation and Arbitration Support
Bob has 50 years international experience in the oil and gas industry. He has advised governments, NOCs and IOCs on petroleum policy and licensing in a number of the leading producing nations; due diligence for acquisitions, divestments and financing; and acts as an expert (reporting and testimony, as well as for Arbitrators) in dispute resolution matters, particularly in connection with valuations and losses.
In that regard, Bob undertook the valuation of Naftogaz's upstream assets in Crimea as part of the
US$ 5+ billion award (April 2023) against the Russian Federation.
Bob is Treasurer of the Association of International Energy Negotiators (AIEN), and very proud to have received Member of the Year Award for 2022-2023 (https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7072688464839798784/). He has jointly presented a video on Key Issues In Reserves Analysis for the AIEN University, is a co-author of a paper on the Valuation of Upstream Oil and Gas Assets in the April 2019 edition of the Journal of World Energy Law and Business.
Tel (US): +1 713 530 5866
Tel (UK): +44 7858 064045