About Us

We know oil & gas better than most.  Our team has been responsible for some of the most significant transactions in the sector for the last 40 years.  

Whether it’s the discovery of multi-billion oil resources, the development of some of the largest fields in history to the largest mergers and IPOs; we have done it all.

We don’t advise clients, we partner with them.  We work collaboratively to identify strategic priorities and then determine how best to realize them.

We bring our experience, technical and operational expertise, access to talent and capital, and execution capabilities.

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Cosimo Damiano

Partner, Investment Banking,
Head of Oil & Gas

Experience involves the strategic analysis and financial modeling of oil & gas companies for global investment banks and energy commodity trading companies in a principal investment role. 

Strong commercial understanding and analytical analysis of financing oil and gas assets across various geographic and fiscal regimes. 

 

Extensive experience in North America, representing the Mercuria Group as a Director of Upstream Investments and represented Mercuria’s Board interests in the company’s oil and gas investments throughout North America located in California and North Dakota.

Former Managing Director of Xstate Resources Limited (ASX: XST) from May 2016 until November 2019.

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Mike Mason

Director;

Oil & Gas, Operations

Over thirty five years of professional and executive oil & gas experience in both national and international locations in engineering, operations management, well operations as well as drilling, completions and production engineering.

Former Regional Operations Manager for Apache in Egypt. Accountable for key regional operations and engineering activities, production planning, reporting and delivery, hydrocarbon transport, exploration drilling and operations. 

Former Vice President, Base Management for BP, responsible for 500 petroleum engineers.  Responsible for management of key components of upstream production including well work, water-flooding, production optimization, production losses, risk identification and mitigation.

Selected Clients

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Exxon
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