Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Services & Consulting
for Exploration & Production
Administration & Finance

Dr Gilbert Y YEVI

Petroleum Engineer with over 20 years (13 with Shell) of experience in US and International Oil and Gas Exploration and Production with proven track records on land, shallow offshore and deepwater development and production projects in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, the Philippines, Nigeria, Egypt, Gabon, Ghana and Guinea.

Most recently held positions: General Manager for Tullow in Cote d’Ivoir and Guinee, Jubilee Asset Manager for Tullow in Ghana, Joint Venture Manager for Addax in Gabon, Business Opportunity Manager for Shell in Nigeria, Development Leader for Shell in Nigeria.

MBA in Finance & Management, PhD in Fluid Dynamics, MSc in Petroleum Engineering, BSc in Drilling.


A seasoned executive with over 30 years of experience in the Oil and Gas sector.  One of the Pioneers in setting up the Ghana National Petroleum Company, he has served in various capacity within this organization throughout his career.

MSc in Geosciences.

Mr COECHI Rigobert

A Financier with over 30 years of experience in various Finance and administrative functions, including Chief of staff of the Minister of Commerce of Benin, Director of Finance and Administration for the ministry of Budget and Development of Benin, Director General of the Treasury and Public Revenue, Head of Monetary and Banking Affairs of the Benin Ministry of Finance, Deputy Director of Monetary and General Management of Public Accounting (Ministry of Finance, etc…).  Member of National Commission of Public procurement, member of the special commission on Defense procurement.

MSc and BSc in Economics and Finance.


Mr Luc-Martin Hounkanrin

A prominent solicitor, advocate and mediator with over 30 years of law practice as solicitor, advisor to many environmental and oil and gas organization such as the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Canadian International Development Agency, the African Development Bank, SONACOP (national downstream oil company of Benin, Benin chamber of commerce, etc…)

A well respected author of several books and article, he lectures at the Benin University, teaching human rights and environmental law.

MSc in Law, Registered Lawyer with the Benin Bar Association.  Specialize in Business and Family Law.