Mr. Motoyoshi Yamanaka

He has over 25 years’ experience in the Oil & Gas E&P industry. During the first half of his career (around 10 years), he worked mainly as a geologist to explore oil/gas fields in North West Shelf, Australia. In the second half of his career, he joined the operating company (AgipKCO and North Caspian Operating Company) as a secondee to handle large oil fields (Kashagan) in the Caspian Region. His current role is leading a multidisciplinary team to conduct G&G study, which is evaluation of the exploration and source rock potential of Abu Dhabi.