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Mr. Charles Anthony Fountain has a degree in BSc, Economics & International Studies
from Warwick University and MPhil, Economics from Oxford University. Mr. Fountain
brings 33 years of experience to Nayara Energy. He is presently the Chairman of
Sellafield Ltd. and Non-Executive Director in ATCO Group. He has also held various
positions in BP and worked for around 25 years. He had also worked as CEO of Nuclear
Decommissioning Authority for a period of two years.
Mr. Andrew Balgarnie is a BA Hons and Morehead-Cain Scholar at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Mr. Andrew Balgarnie has over 30 years of experience in finance and the natural resources industry working in London, New York and Moscow. He is an Advisor to the CEO of Rosneft Oil Company. Earlier in his career he was Managing Director at Morgan Stanley, an investment bank, and a member of the Executive Committee at ENRC Plc, a mining company.
Manoharan Chakrapany is the Director (Refinery) of Nayara Energy Limited’s Vadinar Refinery.
He has over 39 years of industry experience in refinery commissioning and operations.
Mr. Didier Casimiro graduated with a distinction from Ghent University, Belgium, in 1991 and from Lisbon University, Portugal, in 1992. He has over 25 years of extensive experience in the Refining and Petrochemicals Business. Since 1996 he held top management positions at British Petroleum (BP) and thereafter at TNKBP since 2005. From May 2012 he worked as Vice President in Rosneft Oil Company and from March 2013 as Vice President for Commerce and Logistics at Rosneft. His role was extended in January 2015 and he has since been the Vice President for Refining, Petrochemical, Commerce and Logistics at Rosneft. He has been a member of the Management Board of Rosneft Oil Company since June 2012.
Mr. Jonathan Kollek holds a degree in B.Sc., Economics and International Relations.
He brings over 30 years of experience to Nayara Energy. He is presently working
as General Manager in Trafigura Eurasia LLC, Moscow and primarily responsible for
development of business activities in CIS as well as maintaining effective customer
Mr. Chin Hwee Tan is a CFA, CA (Australia & Singapore) and Masters - Yale University, PG Harvard University. Mr. Chin Hwee Tan has more than 23 years of rich experience in management and financial roles. He is currently working as Head of Asia Pacific in Trafigura. Prior to joining Trafigura, he founded the Asia Operations of Apollo Global Management. In the past, he has held the position of Managing Director at Hedge Fund Amaranth Advisors and been on the Advisory Board of Monetary Authority of Singapore, Maritime Port Authority of Singapore and International Olympic Council.
Mr. Alexander Romanov is qualified in Chemical Engineering Organic, Economics. He
has more than 20 years of rich experience of working in oil and gas companies in
refining and petrochemical. He is currently working as Vice President for Refining
& Petrochemicals in Rosneft Oil Company.
Ms. Elena Sapozhnikova completed her LL.M Degree from New York University and Russian Law Degree, equivalent to Juris Doctor (JD) Degree from Moscow State University. She is a member of the New York Bar. Ms. Elena Sapozhnikova has around 18 years of rich transactional experience. She is currently a Partner at UCP Investment Group, responsible for managing the company’s existing investments, M&A transactions and building relationships with government and investment communities. Prior to this, she was associate with Fresh elds Bruckhaus Deringer and Clifford Chance.
Mr. Deepak Kapoor is a Chartered Accountant, Company Secretary and Member of Institute of Certified Fraud Examiners, USA. Mr. Deepak Kapoor, former Chairman of PwC India, was associated with PwC for over 30 years and worked as its partner since 1991 and as its Managing Director from 2007 to 2016. As member of PwC’s India Leadership Team, he handled various leadership roles, leading deals and working in the telecom, entertainment and media domain. Mr. Kapoor has extensive experience in Audit as well as business advisory function.
Ms. Naina Lal Kidwai has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics (Honours) from Lady
Shri Ram College, Delhi as well as a Masters degree in Business Administration from
Harvard Business School. Ms. Kidwai has primarily worked in Financial Services,
including strategy setting, and directing of organizations and establishing and
leading large highly motivated teams
Mr. Krzysztof ZielickiAntoni holds a degree in BSc Maths and MSc Maths. He has more
than 35 years of experience in oil and gas industry and is currently working as
Senior Vice President in One LNG. Prior to that he worked as Head of Strategy in
Rosneft and as an Advisor to the Board in GOLAR.
Mr. R Sudarsan holds the position of Executive Director (Inspection) at LIC of India. He has been with LIC for over three decades and has worked at its various offices in Central, Western, Eastern and Southern Zone, majorly in the IT department, which has evolved considerably in the last 18 years due to the rapid computerization and speedy operations, introduction of a networking portal and CRM initiatives.