Dr Ebi Omatsola is a renowned international petroleum explorationist and currently the Managing Director of Conoil. Before joining Conoil Producing Limited as a pioneer Managing Director/Chief Executive in 1990, he was Head of Exploration at the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria. He has over 35 years of petroleum industry experience, including the Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC), Shell Nigeria Petroleum Oman (Middle East) and the Shell International Headquarters. He is a Fellow of the Nigeria Association of Petroleum Explorationists (FNAPE). Dr Omatsola acts on the sector group of the expert panel.