Prime Minister Sherif Ismail and Petroleum Minister Tarek El Molla met with senior Shell executive Sami Iskander on Monday to discuss existing and potential opportunities in oil and gas exploration in Egypt.
Iskander, formerly chief operating officer of BG, is now executive vice president at Shell responsible for joint ventures.
Discussions covered Shell’s exploration and drilling activities in Egypt’s deepwater, after taking over BG’s concessions in the Mediterranean Sea.
During the meeting, they discussed supporting and promoting investment opportunities in the fields of oil and gas exploration and production, as well as reviewing the status of the projects carried out by Shell, currently, in Egypt.
(Source: Ministry of Petroleum)