Mr. Schenato was appointed to the Board on 13 January 2017. He joined the Company after a 40 year career at Eni S.p.A. ("Eni"), where he served in senior global and regional positions, and, more recently, with Cadogan Petroleum. His global roles at Eni included Well Operations Research & Development and Technical Management, where he introduced several innovative technologies and contributed to the technological development for the HP/HT drilling; and Vice President HSE & Sustainability, where among the others he promoted and introduced the Integrated Management System. His regional roles include General Manager of Tunisia, Gabon and Angola as well as CEO of Eni’s Italian gas storage company, where during his assignment he was also member of the Emergency Committee. In Cadogan since 2012, he served as Chief Operating Officer, now as Member of the Board and Advisor to the CEO. He is senior Member of SPE, where he was active in several international events; former Chairman of the Drilling Engineering Association; he wrote several articles.
Mr. Schenato is the Chairman and CEO of the Company