Thursday, 24 January 2013, 6 p.m., Edinburgh
Kurdistan – Iraq's Alternative Investment Market
Stewart Williams, Principal Analyst, Wood Mackenzie
This event occurred on: Thursday, 24 January 2013, 6 p.m.
A presentation detailing the corporate, fiscal and political challenges of the upstream sector in the Kurdistan region of Iraq.
Stewart is the Principal Analyst in Wood Mackenzie's Middle East and North Africa Research team. Since joining Wood Mackenzie in 1996, Stewart has worked on a wide variety of oil & gas consulting and research projects covering the Middle East, North Africa and West Africa. He has worked with many IOCs, NOCs and financial institutions, advising on regional entry and growth strategies, fiscal terms benchmarking, M & A opportunities and project finance due diligence. Stewart has 22 years industry experience in a variety of technical and commercial functions. Before joining Wood Mackenzie Stewart was a Senior Geophysicist with GETECH. Stewart started his oil industry career as a field engineer working on seismic crews in Nigeria and Libya. Stewart graduated from Leeds University with a BEng Honours degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and holds an MSc in Exploration Geophysics, also from Leeds.