Management
Our Management Team has extensive African experience, coupled with a track record of growing early stage companies through to profitability with a substantial reserve base. Concentrating on East and Central Africa, our overlying goal is to build a company with a solid portfolio of assets containing a diverse mix of risk profiles, all of which will contribute to substantial shareholder growth and value.
  • Kenneth Hern

    Director, Interim President and CEO
    • Former president of Texaco Saudi, Inc.former Vice Chairman of Texaco Nigeria Ltd. and former President of Texaco Brazil.
    • Director of Armada Oil Inc.: Director of Flotek Industries Inc.
    • Over 30 years of international oil & gas experience.
  • Tom Guidish

    Vice President of Operations
    • Over 30 years of domestic and international oil & gas experience as a geoscientist and project leader, including areas in West Texas, North and West Africa, North Sea, Latin America and Russia.
    • Former President of Geodata Exploration and formerly employed with Western Atlas and Gulf Oil.
  • Dennis Tatum, CPA

    Chief Financial Officer
    • Over 28 years of oil & gas accounting/finance experience including TSX, Nasdaq and AIM listed companies with international and US operations including Texas.
    • Former CFO of Griffiths Energy International and Episilon Energy (completed 2007 IPO on TSX); CPA in the Sate of Texas.