LocationsLatin America & Caribbean

Colombia’s National Hydrocarbons Agency (ANH) President German Arce Zapata on the development of Colombia’s hydrocarbon resources
German Arce Zapata is the President of Colombia’s National Hydrocarbons Agency (Agencia Nacional de Hidrocarburos - ANH), the national authority for promoting the optimal an...
Bahamas Petroleum Company (BPC) CEO Simon Potter on the search for oil in Bahamian waters
Simon Potter is the CEO of the Bahamas Petroleum Company (BPC). He spoke with The Prospect Group about the potential for a resource find in The Bahamas, investing and partneri...
PEMEX General Director Carlos Morales-Gil on PEMEX’s exploration and production (E&P) activities in Mexico
Carlos Morales-Gil is the General Director of PEMEX, Mexico’s state-owned petroleum company. He spoke with The Prospect Group about PEMEX’s production levels, exploration ...
Canacol President & CEO Charle Gamba on the role of juniors in exploration and production (E&P) in Colombia
Charle Gamba is the President & CEO of Canacol Energy, an international oil and gas company with operations onshore in Colombia and Ecuador. He spoke with The Prospect Group a...
Colombia’s 2012 Bid Round
Colombia’s 2012 Bid Round consists of 109 blocks, 31 of which are located in basins with a potential for unconventional resources. To encourage investment in unconventionals...
Exploration & Production (E&P) in Colombia
Exploration and production activity in Colombia is currently at an all-time high. With oil production crossing the 1 million barrel per day mark in 2012, Colombia is focusing ...
Infrastructure in Colombia
Infrastructure remains one of Colombia’s main challenges. However, numerous projects are currently underway to improve Colombia’s network of pipelines, refineries, and por...
Colombia’s Minister of Finance Mauricio Cardenas Santamaria on the energy sector in Colombia
Mauricio Cardenas Santamaria is the Minister of Finance, and former Minister of Mines and Energy, of Colombia. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Colombia’s future growt...
Colombia’s Vice-Minister of Energy Tomas Gonzalez Estrada on the importance of the energy sector to Colombia’s economy
Tomas Gonzalez Estrada is the Vice-Minister of Energy of Colombia. He spoke with The Prospect Group about on-going institutional reforms, improving competitiveness, and the so...
Pacific Rubiales Energy (PRE) President Jose Francisco Arata on PRE’s growth strategy in Colombia
Jose Francisco Arata is the President of Pacific Rubiales Energy, the largest independent oil and gas exploration and production company in Colombia. He spoke with The Prospec...
Colombia’s National Hydrocarbons Agency (ANH) President Orlando Cabrales Segovia on the 2012 Bid Round
Orlando Cabrales Segovia is the President of Colombia’s National Hydrocarbons Agency (Agencia Nacional de Hidrocarburos), the government agency responsible for managing the ...
PetroMagdalena Executive Chairman Jaime Perez Branger on the prospects for energy companies in Colombia
Jaime Perez Branger is the Executive Chairman of PetroMagdalena, a Canadian-based oil and gas exploration and production company with working interests in 19 properties in Col...
Uruguay’s Minister of Industry, Energy, & Mining Roberto Kreimerman on diversifying the country’s energy mix
Roberto Kreimerman is the Minister of Industry, Energy and Mining of Uruguay. He spoke with The Prospect Group about opportunities in Uruguay for international companies, curr...
Suriname’s Minister of Natural Resources Jim Hok on the emerging energy sector in Suriname
Jim Hok is the Minister of Natural Resources of Suriname. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Suriname’s emerging energy sector, opportunities for international companies...
Ecopetrol Downstream Executive Vice-President Pedro Rosales on Colombia’s downstream sector
Pedro Rosales is the Executive Vice-President – Downstream of Ecopetrol, Colombia´s largest integrated oil and gas company, accounting for 60% of total Colombian production...
Panama’s National Secretary of Energy Juan Urriola on the development of the energy sector in Panama
Juan Urriola is the National Secretary of Energy of Panama. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Panama’s potential oil reserves, a proposed regional gas pipeline, and pla...