Carlos Zacarias

Carlos Zacarias

Chairman INP

Graduated by the Petrochemical Institute of Baku – Azerbaijan, Carlos Zacarias holds a master degree on Petroleum Geology and for about 10 years has worked at the National Directorate for Coal and Hydrocarbons (DNCH) as Head of its Technical Department that supervised the petroleum and coal activities. As Head of the Technical Department of DNCH he was involved in the revision of the legal package, exploration activities and implementation of Pande/Temane Gas Project.

In April 2005 with creation of the National Petroleum Institute, the regulatory body for upstream petroleum activities, he was appointed as the manager of the Projects and Development Division which mainly deals with promising and growing gas production and transport industry of Mozambique. From 2008 appointed as INP Exploration Manager and on that role, supervised and monitored all exploration activities that led to Rovuma discoveries, including Prosperidade and Mamba.

He was appointed in August 2015 Chairman of INP and is heading negotiations with concessionaries of the Rovuma Basin of Mozambique, where huge discoveries of natural gas were made, in order to implement projects based in natural gas.

He supervised the negotiation of the Legal framework for Rovuma projects designed for Area 1, including the Plan of Development Approval (Coral FLNG and Golfinho/Atum) and all discussion related to Rovuma LNG Phase 1. 

Time and date Venue Topic Speakers

Tuesday 05/11/2019

From 15:00 To 15:45

11/05/2019 15:00 11/05/2019 15:45 Moving the Needle on African Fiscal Systems & Good Governance As international operators highlight contractual, fiscal and regulatory stability as the key for Africa remaining competitive in the global market, our panel looks at how governments can move the needle on good governance and transparent fiscal landscapes to attract foreign investment. Topics to be discussed include:
 
  • Continental best practice: Lessons learned
  • Finding the balance between financial incentives and government control
  • Transparency & anti-corruption: Progress report from the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
Main Stage

Main Stage

"Moving the Needle on African Fiscal Systems & Good Governance"

Carlos Zacarias Egbert Isaac Faibille Remy Lerner Roger Brown

Wednesday 06/11/2019

From 10:00 To 11:00

11/06/2019 10:00 11/06/2019 11:00 Mozambique National Showcase Theatre

National Showcase Theatre

"Mozambique"

Carlos Zacarias Omar Mithá
Time and date

Tuesday 05/11/2019

From 15:00 To 15:45

11/05/2019 15:00 11/05/2019 15:45 Moving the Needle on African Fiscal Systems & Good Governance As international operators highlight contractual, fiscal and regulatory stability as the key for Africa remaining competitive in the global market, our panel looks at how governments can move the needle on good governance and transparent fiscal landscapes to attract foreign investment. Topics to be discussed include:
 
  • Continental best practice: Lessons learned
  • Finding the balance between financial incentives and government control
  • Transparency & anti-corruption: Progress report from the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
Main Stage
Venue

Main Stage

Topic
Speakers

Time and date

Wednesday 06/11/2019

From 10:00 To 11:00

11/06/2019 10:00 11/06/2019 11:00 Mozambique National Showcase Theatre
Venue

National Showcase Theatre

Topic
Speakers