Andrew Laven

Andrew Laven

COO Sahara Energy Resources

Andrew Laven has worked in the oil industry for over 30 years and is the Chief Operating Officer at Sahara Energy Resources, DMCC, U.A.E, a subsidiary of the Sahara Group – an energy conglomerate with operations in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. Andrew leads focus on the Africa market and the expansion of Sahara Group’s business in the Middle East.

Based in Dubai since early 2006 initially as the Vice President for BP’s Integrated Supply & Trading business in the Middle East, Andy then joined Bomin in 2015 as their Managing Director overseeing supply and bunker sales across the region. Andrew has been involved across the business from upstream technical roles in Papua New Guinea, the North Sea, South Africa and Venezuela to commercial roles in Aberdeen and London.

In 2004 Andy moved back to London as a Crude Trading Manager for BP in Integrated Supply and Trading covering Europe, Africa and Russia. He held this position for two years, with key responsibilities for many of the activities related to trading of equity and non-equity crude as well as crude supply to BP’s European refineries, until relocating to Dubai.


 

Time and date Venue Topic Speakers

Wednesday 10/11/2021

From 10:15 To 11:15

11/10/2021 10:15 11/10/2021 11:15 Panel Discussion Part Two: Evolution of Financing
  • How do we measure the financial value of national energy transition strategies?
  • Creative structured financing options
  • Impact investing to address ESG goals 
Madinat Jameirah

Madinat Jameirah

"Panel Discussion Part Two: Evolution of Financing"

Ade Adeola Andrew Laven Camillo Atampugre Michael Humphries Michael Humphries
Time and date

Wednesday 10/11/2021

From 10:15 To 11:15

11/10/2021 10:15 11/10/2021 11:15 Panel Discussion Part Two: Evolution of Financing
  • How do we measure the financial value of national energy transition strategies?
  • Creative structured financing options
  • Impact investing to address ESG goals 
Madinat Jameirah
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Madinat Jameirah

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