Mars Khasanov, Gazprom Neft, SPE Advisory Committee Cochair
Richard Syms, BP, SPE Advisory Committee Cochair
DARCY SPADYBroadview Energy,2018 SPE President
President Russia & Central Asia, Schlumberger
Gokhan Saygi is President for Russia and Central Asia (Operations & Integration), a position he assumed in April 2012. Prior to his current role, he held various management positions including vice president for East Asia (Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Brunei, Myanmar and the Philippines); vice president of strategic marketing; vice president marketing for Reservoir Characterization Group; vice president marketing for Wireline; and previously, vice president for the Middle East and Asia for Wireline.
Earlier in his Schlumberger career, Saygi held various field operations, human resource and leadership positions in Dubai, Iran, Turkey, UK, France and Malaysia. He began his career with Schlumberger in 1985 in wireline operations in Oman.
Saygi holds a Petroleum Engineering degree from the Middle East and Technical University in Ankara, Turkey. Gokhan Saygi is a member (academician) of the Academy of Technological Sciences of the Russian Federation.
Mr.Saygi was honoured with the state award "Order of Friendship" in accordance with Executive Order of President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin for significant contribution to organizing and conducting drilling operations in Universitetskaya-1 prospect (Kara Sea).
Senior Vice President, Drilling & Well, Statoil