Allan MacRae, B.Sc.(Mining), M.Eng, P.Eng, A.I.P.N. – CEO (International)
Allan MacRae. is President and CEO of PetroVerde International. He has 42 years successful experience in the energy and mining industries, including corporate and project management in the Canadian oilsands, and Canadian and International energy and mining projects. He contributed significantly to major improvements and successful turnarounds of the Syncrude joint venture, a Canadian Oil and Gas division, and two international E&P companies. He is experienced in large joint ventures, operations, and major acquisitions. He has a very strong track record in strategic analysis, planning and implementation. He is also experienced in structuring, negotiation and documentation of agreements. His international business experience includes management of the Turan Project, later PetroKazakstan, which was sold to CNCP for $4.2 billion. He holds two engineering degrees, is a Registered Professional Engineer and a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.
John Redfern, B.Sc. (Physics), LL.B./B.C.L., M.B.A. - VP (Asia)
Mr. Redfern is a rare combination of engineer, lawyer and business professional. He has 25 years international business development experience in energy and data management. His core expertise is agreement structuring, technology management, intellectual property strategy, and deal negotiations. He is a former President of IHS Energy, QC Data/Accumap, CDAL and Partminer Asia, which were all software and data management companies, primarily for the energy industry. Previously he held a variety of oil company positions culminating as Director of Operations at Amerada Hess in London. He is currently Chairman of Digital Earth Inc., a data management company for the international oil industry and Director of Reservoir Silicates a supplier of proppants for the fracing industry.
Robert Winsloe, B.Sc. (M.E.) - VP (Europe & Middle East)
Mr. Winsloe has over 30 years marketing and management experience in the energy service sector. He began his career in Indonesia as a wireline engineer with Schlumbeger, one of the World’s largest oilfield services companies. He is a former Account Manager for IBM and Marketing Manager for Landmark – Halliburton, another international oilfield services firm. Mr. Winsloe was also Managing Director of the International Division, as well as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales & Marketing, for IHS Energy, the world’s leading petroleum data services company. In addition to Petro Verde, he is President and Co-CEO of Digital Earth Inc., a data management company for the international oil industry.