Executive co mmittee

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Mr Kim  joined KNOC in 1992 and has worked in a many different areas of the business including New Ventures, managing subsidiary companies, the oil tankage business and strategic petroleum stockpiling. He has a BA(English Education) from Seoul National University in Seoul and an M.Sc in Finance from the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado.

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Mr Park has worked for KNOC since 1992. He holds a Ph.D. in Geological Sciences and an M.Sc. in Geological Sciences both from the University of Texas at Austin. He has held a number of senior roles within KNOC most recently as General Manager for New Ventures prior to coming to Dana.

He was also General Manager for Basin Assessment (2013~2017), General Manager for Geology (2010~2012) and Senior Manager for Business Development (2007~2009).

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Eiko joined Dana Petroleum Netherlands in 1999 and holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Petroleum & Gas Technology, a Masters degree in Geochemistry from Utrecht University and a Diploma of Professional Education in Management of Safety, Health & Environment from Delft University of Technology.

Eiko has held a number of roles in his career including HSE coordinator, offshore installation manager, project manager, production operations manager and asset manager. He has played a key role in the development and implementation of integrated management systems and directing, managing and providing leadership to production and maintenance operations for Dana’s offshore operated facilities in the Netherlands. Most recently, he was Dana’s Director of Capital Development Projects overseeing the Western Isles Development Project.

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Laura joined Dana in 2009 to set up the tax function within the business. In 2015 she also assumed responsibility for the treasury function. Prior to joining Dana Laura worked for Deloitte where she obtained her qualifications as Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Advisor.

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Mr Min is a qualified Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and has worked for KNOC for 14 years. He is also a graduate of Korea University with a degree in Business Administration. His previous roles with KNOC have included working as an oil market/industry analyst, corporate strategist and in the office of the CEO. From 2009 to 2010 he also worked with the International Energy Agency in Paris as an oil policy/industry analyst.

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Mr Hwang has a Bachelor’s degree in Mining and Mineral Resources Engineering from Chonbuk National University. He began his career as a drilling engineer at KNOC in 1996.

He has over 22 years of oilfield experience across various global drilling operations including Korea, Vietnam, Peru and the UK. His previous roles include lead drilling engineer, drilling advisor, drilling manager and operations manager.