Your Valvestris Partners

Over 150 years of diverse international industry experience at the highest level

Martin Freeman

  • 35 years experience in upstream oil and gas
  • Formerly employed at BG Group as Global Head of Engineering, Royal Dutch Shell and Alpha Petroleum
  • Project development and economics, major project execution, engineering, procurement & resourcing
  • Technical leadership, strategy, governance, standards, risk management
  • Project leadership roles in UK North Sea, Australia, Brazil and Kazakhstan

Hans Goeijenbier

  • 37 years experience in upstream oil and gas
  • Formerly employed at Royal Dutch Shell as Global Head of Geoscience
  • Exploration and appraisal
  • Development planning and Final Investment Decisions
  • Subsurface asset valuation including reserves
  • EOR and carbon storage
  • Business planning including resourcing
  • Subsurface safety standards
  • Working experience Africa, Far East, Middle East, Europe

Jeroen Meijerink

  • 38 years experience of which 18 in the oil, gas and energy business
  • Formerly employed at Royal Dutch Shell, Smedvig and v.Wijnen
  • Upstream operations 
  • Leadership in the public sector
  • Public Private Partnerships and concessions
  • Change management
  • Building information management and IT
  • Worked and lived in Far East, Middle East and Norway

Johan Pieters

  • 30 years experience in upstream oil and gas
  • Formerly employed at Royal Dutch Shell as Global Head of Internal Audit
  • Field development and appraisal
  • Risk management, assurance and internal audit
  • Planning, economics, M&A valuation
  • Health, safety and environment
  • Working experience in Europe, Middle East and Russia

Frits Wolters

  • 30 years experience in upstream oil and gas and distribution system operators
  • Formerly employed at Royal Dutch Shell as VP Supply Chain Management and at McKinsey & Co and PwC
  • Contracting and procurement
  • Strategy development, planning and economics
  • Deal making and governance
  • Worked and lived in Europe, Americas, Middle East and Asia-Pacific

 

Your Valvestris Associates

Another 150 years of world class industry experience

Dave Masson

  • 40+ years experience in upstream oil and gas
  • Formerly employed at Royal Dutch Shell as Global Head of Reservoir Engineering
  • Field Development Planning and Front-End Project Management
  • Full life cycle resource volume management and planning
  • Business Plan robustness reviews
  • Global capability strategy and management
  • Asset modelling and optimization strategy/implementation
  • Technology Deployment

Paul van Rijssen

  • 34 years experience in upstream oil and gas
  • Formerly employed at Royal Dutch Shell as Head of Global Business Development
  • Commercial & New Business Development, including mergers, acquisitions and divestments
  • Investment appraisal and decision making
  • Global discipline leadership and regional roles (Asia, Europe)
  • Strategy development and deployment

Hein Hilhorst

  • 35+ years experience in the international upstream oil, gas and LNG business
  • Leadership roles on mega projects such as Sakhalin 2 , Kashagan EP and Qatar Offshore Expansion and Re-development
  • Front End Development, Technical Safety, JV Shareholder and venture set-up in ME, S-America, USA and North Sea
  • Technical strategy, execution and ownership transition approaches for inter and intra company accountability handovers

Daniel Fobelets

  • 30+ years of experience in the energy industry , primarily in Royal Dutch Shell
  • Evaluation of long-term multi-billion dollar investment portfolios – their sustainability and profitability in a radically uncertain business environment 
  • Leading strategy reviews at country, regional and global level
  • Governing company’s interests in JVs during development of mega-projects
  • Developing integrated gas (LNG) supply projects and negotiating major agreements

Charles Proctor

  • 30+ years experience in international oil and gas (upstream, downstream, petrochemicals)
  • Formerly employed at BP, Genel Energy and Alpha Petroleum; various consultancy positions
  • Broad experience in a range of finance, commercial and general management activities
  • Experience in UK, Europe, Asia, Middle East, the Former Soviet Union and Africa