Speakers

PLEASE WELCOME OUR HONOURABLE SPEAKERS
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Parviz Shahbazov

Parviz Shahbazov


Minister of Energy of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Gary Jones

Gary Jones


Regional President

bp Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Elshad Nassirov

Elshad Nassirov


Vice-President for investments and marketing

SOCAR
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Afgan Isayev

Afgan Isayev


General Director

Southern Gas Corridor (SGC)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Bolat Akchulakov

Bolat Akchulakov


Minister of Energy of the Kazakhstan
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Clive Turton

Clive Turton


Chief Investment Officer (CIO)

ACWA Power
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Khalik Mammadov

Khalik Mammadov


Vice-President for HR, IT and regulations

SOCAR
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Melih Han Bilgin

Melih Han Bilgin


CEO & President

TPAO
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Stig Åtland

Stig Åtland


VP Exploration and Production International,Country Manager

Equinor
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Gordon Birrell

Gordon Birrell


EVP, Production & Operations

bp
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Dr. Michael Hilmer

Dr. Michael Hilmer


Vice-President

Uniper
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Gustavo Baquero

Gustavo Baquero


Senior Vice-President EPI

Equinor
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Matthew Bryza

Matthew Bryza


Board Member

Overgas
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Regis Agut

Regis Agut


Managing Director and Country Chair

TotalEnergies Azerbaijan
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Kirill Tuishev

Kirill Tuishev


Managing Director, Senior Partner

BCG
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Alexander Nikolov

Alexander Nikolov


Minister of Energy of Bulgaria

Minister of Energy
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Niall Henderson

Niall Henderson


Vice-President

bp
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Tutuka Ariadji

Tutuka Ariadji


Director General of Oil and Gas

Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources of Indonesia
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Ivana Fernandes Duarte

Ivana Fernandes Duarte


Regional Manager, South Caucasus

IFC
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Abdulla Zayed

Abdulla Zayed


Head, Development & Investment (Central Asia & Russia)

Masdar
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Khoshbakht Yusifzade

Khoshbakht Yusifzade


First Vice-President

SOCAR
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Mustafa Babanli

Mustafa Babanli


Rector

Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University (ASOIU)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Mukhtar Babayev

Mukhtar Babayev


Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Rafiga Huseyn-zade

Rafiga Huseyn-zade


Vice-President for ecology

SOCAR
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Matthew Bryza

Matthew Bryza


Board Member

Jamestown Foundation
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Paolo Novelli

Paolo Novelli


Energy Transition OCTG Project Director

Tenaris
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Tabriz Ammayev

Tabriz Ammayev


Deputy director

Azerbaijan Renewable Energy Agency under the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Azerbaijan (AREA)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Allan Mustard

Allan Mustard


Co-founder and co-manager

Trans Caspian US Resources
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Rovshan Najaf

Rovshan Najaf


First Vice-President and Acting President of SOCAR

SOCAR
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Sukhrob Khojimatov

Sukhrob Khojimatov


Officer-in-Charge in Azerbaijan

UNDP (United Nations Development Programme)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Lorenzo Simonelli

Lorenzo Simonelli


Chairman and CEO

Baker Hughes
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Luca Schieppati

Luca Schieppati


Managing Director & Country Manager Italy

Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Prof. Brenda Shaffer

Prof. Brenda Shaffer


Expert for politics and energy in the Caspian region

Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Mohamed Hamel

Mohamed Hamel


Secretary General of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Virgil Daniel Popescu

Virgil Daniel Popescu


Minister of Energy of Romania
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Elnur Soltanov

Elnur Soltanov


Deputy Minister of Energy of Azerbaijan Republic
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Elmar Gasimov

Elmar Gasimov


Rector

Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Marek Mikitiuk

Marek Mikitiuk


Central, Eastern and South Europe Oil & Gas Consulting Leader

EY
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Katerina Papalexandri

Katerina Papalexandri


Vice-President gas and low carbon energy (LCE) growth, Caspian gas growth

bp
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Laura Lochman

Laura Lochman


Deputy assistant secretary Bureau of Energy Resources

U.S. Department of State
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Gulmira Rzayeva

Gulmira Rzayeva


Senior Research Fellow for Energy related issues

Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Mikhail Erchenkov

Mikhail Erchenkov


Director Industry Solutions, Energy

Microsoft
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Branko Milicevic

Branko Milicevic


Secretary, Group of Experts on Gas Sustainable Energy Division

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Cristina Lobillo Borrero

Cristina Lobillo Borrero


Director for Energy policy, strategy and coordination

European Commission (EC)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Maciej Czura

Maciej Czura


Head of the Regional Representation for the South Caucasus

European Investment Bank (EIB)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Andrei Spinu

Andrei Spinu


Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Infrastructure and Regional Development of the Republic of Moldova
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Zorana Mihajlovic

Zorana Mihajlovic


Deputy Prime Minister and the Minister of Mining and Energy of the Republic of Serbia
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Peter Holding

Peter Holding


Vice-President Country Delegate – Netherlands, Azerbaijan. Managing Director of TotalEnergies E&P Tajikistan

TotalEnergies E&P
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Joseph McMonigle

Joseph McMonigle


Secretary General

International Energy Forum (IEF)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Kanan Mirzayev

Kanan Mirzayev


Chief Strategy Officer

SOCAR Turkey
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Ibrahim Server Sevil

Ibrahim Server Sevil


HSE & Process Safety Director

SOCAR Downstream
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Javad Owji 

Javad Owji 


Minister of Petroleum of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Bakhtiyar Aslanbayli

Bakhtiyar Aslanbayli


Vice-President for Communications and External Affairs

Caspian region, bp
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Francesco La Camera

Francesco La Camera


Director General

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Yasemin Orucu

Yasemin Orucu


Senior Energy Specialist

World Bank
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Sean Whittaker

Sean Whittaker


Professional Engineer and Principal Renewable Energy Specialist

World Bank
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Russell Taylor

Russell Taylor


Advisor

ICA Group
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Emil Alkhasli

Emil Alkhasli


Deputy Managing Director

SOCAR Downstream
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Péter Szijjártó

Péter Szijjártó


Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Alasdair Lyon

Alasdair Lyon


Project Engineering Manager

TechnipFMC
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Dr. Alparslan Bayraktar

Dr. Alparslan Bayraktar


Deputy Minister of Energy and Natural Resources of the Republic of Turkey
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - John Roberts

John Roberts


Energy Security Specialist

Atlantic Council, Washington DC
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Pauline Eizema

Pauline Eizema


Ambassador of the Netherlands in Azerbaijan

Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - James Sharp

James Sharp


UK Ambassador to the Republic of Azerbaijan
Caspian International Oil & Gas Conference - Sarah Michael

Sarah Michael


Country Manager for Azerbaijan Europe and Central Asia Region

World Bank

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