James Deckelman is an Energy Industry Executive with an upstream focus on Latin America, Africa, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East. In these areas, Deckelman has generated in excess of $2 billion in NPV through exploration success, and has led ultra-deepwater to unconventional exploration ventures that have added more than one billion barrels of recoverable resource. Through business development initiatives, his teams have generated over $0.5 billion in proceeds from international divestments, have raised nearly $1 billion in third-party exploration capital, and have forged solid partnerships with diverse stakeholder groups. He has led multiple new-country entries and has contributed to full-value-chain, multi-national, gas-monetization projects.
Deckelman has authored more than fifteen Industry publications and is an invited speaker at Industry conferences around the world.