Dedicated to the hottest trends in the energy industry, these episodes will feature energy executives debates and discussions with senior executives and investors focused on pioneering ideas and transforming the energy industry.
Brian Carey, Strategic Growth Director, Kongsberg Digital
Published on 14 July 2021
Brian Carey, Strategic Growth Director at Kongsberg Digital joins us to discuss the role of digitilisation and innovation in the Oil & Gas industry and how ESG will continue to shape and mould the sector. As a pioneer in the digital space Brian discusses how the organisation is well placed to support operators in the age of the Energy Transition and we discuss the role of technology in the future of Energy.
Be sure to tune in and contact the team either through the Energy Council or at this year’s World Energy Capital Assembly.
Michael Rubio, General Manager, ESG and Sustainability, Chevron
Published on 06 July 2021
Michael Rubio, General Manager, ESG and Sustainability at Chevron joins us to talk about Chevron’s approach towards ESG and the Energy Transition at a time of rising ESG headwinds. He explains how Oil & Gas companies can position themselves to ensure that they can continue to meet shareholder expectations and remain competitive as the world transitions to a low carbon economy. He also shares his thoughts on the growth potential of different low carbon business lines and the importance of ESG metrics in helping investors to measure and compare the performance of different industry players.
Recorded on 8th June 2021
Kris Pitta, Founder & CEO, Prudent Resources
Kris Pitta, Founder & CEO at Prudent Resources joins us to talk about his experience of building a business during a global pandemic and to discuss appetite for investment in small to mid-cap oil & gas companies as the industry is experiencing a sustained period of higher oil prices, and the opportunities that this could present for smaller independents like Prudent Resources who are looking to pursue growth strategies. He also talks about the ESG challenges that smaller independents face in light of rising ESG headwinds and how their approaches differ from larger independents and majors.
Episode recorded on 20 May 2021
Cary Meadow, Executive Chairman & Ben Mendes, Director, Anvil Channel Energy Solutions
18 May 2021
Cary Meadow, Executive Chairman and Ben Mendes, Director at Anvil Channel Energy Solutions describe the paradigm shift that they have seen in lenders’ appetites towards natural resources companies as a result of increasing regulatory restraints and rising ESG pressures. They join us to talk us through their strategy to fill the financing void in the market and provide small-to-mid cap Oil & Gas companies with access to capital, while providing desired risk-adjusted returns to their investors.
Please note that since recording this podcast, Boomerang Credit Fund has merged with Anvil Energy Partners to form Anvil Channel Energy Solutions and therefore any reference to Boomerang Credit Fund now refers to Anvil Channel Energy Solutions. The business combination will look to deploy up to $300,000,000 via a static pool lending facility for upstream oil and gas producers and will originate new issue facilities for borrowers seeking between $10,000,000 and $100,000,000 for refinancings, acquisitions and development of energy assets.
Episode recorded on 16th February 2021.
Chris Leary, Investment Partner, Orion Energy Partners
28 April 2021
Chris Leary, Investment Partner at Orion Energy Partners joins us to talk us through Orion’s approach towards environmentally innovative investing. Orion Energy Partners were founded back in 2015 with the aim of addressing the capital dislocation that existed in the middle market energy infrastructure space and are focused in particular on flexible direct lending into middle market private energy infrastructure businesses. Over the course of this episode, Chris explains more about what they consider to be environmentally innovative, walks us through some examples of environmentally innovative investments that Orion have made over the past year and how they have gone about repurposing existing infrastructure, and lays out some of the opportunities that Orion will be keeping an eye out for going forward across both the traditional and new energy sectors.
Episode recorded on 11 February 2021.
Rusty Hutson , CEO & Eric Williams, CFO at Diversified Gas & Oil
29 March 2021
Rusty Hutson Jr., Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Diversified Gas & Oil, and Eric Williams, Chief Financial Officer, join us on the Investor Series Podcast. Rusty and Eric sit at the other end of the table to the investors that we usually have on the podcast. They bring their perspectives from a company that has successfully managed to raise capital in recent years, when so many others have struggled. Throughout the episode, Rusty & Eric delve deeper into Diversified Gas & Oil’s promotion onto the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange last year, and they talk us through their journey to becoming the third largest producer on the London Stock Exchange behind Shell and BP (at the time of recording). Episode recorded on 03 February 2021.