VP of Business Development
Roger has more than 25 years of experience in international oil and gas including sales, marketing and commercially acquired prospects through privately operated and publicly traded oil and gas companies. Currently he is active in several projects in Australia and Africa, and has personally identified, evaluated and recommended new prospects being offered by government agencies internationally. Roger has created and delivered sealed bid applications to numerous private and public companies to build strategic acreage positions in foreign countries which are currently in progress. He has been involved in private bids resulting in successful awards of over 250,000,000 gross acres, both onshore and offshore.
Roger has developed sales and marketing materials used for Farm-in Projects for prospective clients, and has been both an exhibitor and a presenter at numerous oil and gas conventions domestically and internationally. He has also has been successful in locating clients through strategic marketing efforts raising $150,000,000 in commitments for work program expenditures.
His vast experience also includes investor relations where he monitored and analyzed scouting reports in foreign countries for assets, as well as press releases providing sales points.
Roger is currently the New Ventures Director for International Oil Lease Service Corp where he has been since 1998, successfully leasing over 600,000,000 gross acres for oil and gas exploration internationally. Also, a part of his experience is work from 2004 through 2011, where he was with Australian-Canadian Oil Royalties Ltd. Marketing whose principal assets consist of 15,440,116 gross surface acres +/- of overriding royalty interest and over 8,561,000 gross acres of working interests, located Onshore Australia in the Cooper/Eromanga Basin, Georgina Basin and Offshore Australia in the Gippsland Basin.
Roger has a strong work ethic with proven ability and perseverance to remain focused under extreme pressure and continues to deliverer anticipated goals with solid results. He is extremely excited for the new ventures he is working with today through Kathis Energy.