Management Team

Wade Cherwayko
Founder of Regalis Petroleum
Founder of TSX listed Mart Resources producing circa 25 bopd in Nigeria
Founder of Signet Petroleum which recently concluded a significant transaction
with Shell
Exploration in Namibia
Over 25 years’ experience in African E&P projects
Ian Burns
Former Finance Director of Polo Resources Ltd.,
a London AIM-listed natural resources investment company
Founder and Executive Director of Via Executive Limited, a specialist
management consulting company and the Managing Director of Regent Mercantile
Holdings Limited, a privately owned investment company specializing in energy
and resource investments
Stuart Munro
Exploration Manager
Former Africa Exploration Manager for SOCO
Prior VP Exploration for Signet Petroleum, Chief Geophysicist for Max Petroleum
in Kazakhstan and Principal Geophysicist for Maersk in Denmark
Michael McPhail
Subsurface Engineer
Masters of Engineering with Reservoir
Characterization Specialization
10 years’ experience in subsurface technical evaluations
Former Reservoir and Reserves Engineer with RPS Energy (Calgary)
Ismael Ngakoutou
Deputy Country Director
Mr Ismael Ngakoutou has over 10 years’
experience in commodities, corporate & investment banking with BNP
Ismael holds a Master 2 degree in Financial Engineering and Commercial Markets
and is familiar with all aspects of the Chad market.
Alain P. Le Bis Over 40 years geoscientist with signifcant
Africa experience.
From 1969 until 1987 was spent with BP, successively as Geophysicist, Chief
Geophysicist, Exploration Manager, either with BP Canada (now Talisman) or
outside of Canada, in Tunisia and in France.
Director of Crossfire Energy Services 2001 to 2005
Founder promoter , director and CEO of ACEnergy (ACE:TSX-V)1998 to 2001
Andy Macaulay
Chad Country
Founder and Chairman of ASX-listed Continental
Former CEO of Energem Petroleum and Sunburst Petroleum
Non-Executive Director of IMIC Plc
Executive with HSBC Equator Bank and Africa Merchant Bank International.