Ivan Sandrea

Research Associate

Ivan Sandrea is CEO of Sierra Oil and Gas, a Mexican independent oil and gas company. Prior to becoming CEO of Sierra, Ivan held a number of leadership and technical positions, including senior partner at EY London, where he was responsible for global oil and gas in emerging markets, and president at Energy Intelligence. Until mid-2011, he was vice president of global strategy and business development at Statoil. He played an important role in Statoil’s strategy re-set and in the origination of business development and M&A efforts worldwide. Prior to Statoil, he held other positions in industry, including: head of oil supply at OPEC, whom he represented at the UNECE Expert Group on Resource Classification at the UN in Geneva; vice president in the O&G investment banking team at Citigroup; associate vice president for oil and gas equities at Merrill Lynch; exploration geologist at BP; and commercial positions in Venezuela, Norway, and Egypt. He is an active member of the Oxford Energy Policy Club, of the Energy Policy Research Foundation, Inc. (EPRINC) in Washington DC and in academia he is co-founder, board member, and lecturer in strategy at the executive energy MBA program at Vienna’s Wirtschaftsuniversität (WU), and lecturer at the Executive Energy Program at Mexico’s ITAM University. He has published and contributed to a number of books and publications. Ivan holds a BSc in geology from Baylor University, an MSc and MBA from Edinburgh University, and attended the Berkeley Executive Leadership Program at the University of California at Berkeley.

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