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Speakers Investing in Upstream Projects Seminar 4 October Bucharest

Mihai Petre, Senior Manager, Customs and Global Trade, Deloitte Romania

Denitsa Dimitrova, Senior Manager Tax Department, Deloitte Bulgaria

Pieter Wessel, Partner, Deloitte

Kostadin Sirleshtov, Partner, CEE Head of Energy, Projects and Construction, CMS Sofia

Alexander Rangelov, Senior Associate, Head of Tax, CMS Sofia

Denitsa Dudevska, Associate, Energy, Projects and Construction, CMS Sofia

Christian Filippitsch, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright

Yannis Bassias, CEO & President, HHRM

Christian Schwarck, Deputy Director of EU Affairs, IOGP

Imad Garaisy, Director Energy, Engineering, Liability & Professional Indemnity Department, Fenchurch Faris Ltd. Athens

Eric Rasmussen, Director, Head of Natural Resources, EBRD

Ilona Vari, Head of EU Regulatory Affairs, MOL GROUP

Gianpaolo Dalla Vedova, Lloyd’s Register South Europe Offshore Business Development Manager, Marine&Offshore

Media partnership, Annual Conference 2018

Cedigaz is an international association dedicated to natural gas information, created in 1961 by a group of international gas companies and the Institut Français du Pétrole (IFP Energies Nouvelles). It is based near Paris. Cedigaz has more than 100 members in 40 countries. Cedigaz’ goals consist in gathering,compiling and analysing worldwide   economical information on natural gas, LNG and unconventional gas in an exhaustive and critical way. The information that Cedigaz deals with touches on all activities and aspects of the gas industry (exploration, reserves, production and processing, transportation, trade, storage, distribution and consumption of natural gas). Cedigaz diffuses the information in its periodic bulletins, surveys and online databases.

BBSPA 24 Annual Conference Speakers

Zoltan Nagy-Bege, Vice-President, ANRE

Kostadin Sirleshtov, Partner, CMS Sofia

Varinia Radu, Partner, CMS

Alican Babalioglu, Partner, CMS

Mohammad Fallah, Department Manager Venture Exploration, OMV Upstream

Milan Stojanovic, Petroceltic

Mihai Petre, Senior Manager – Customs and Global Trade, Deloitte

Dennitsa Dimitrova, Senior Manager, Indirect Taxes, Deloitte Bulgaria

Dominique Menu, Head of the Representative Office for Ukraine and Kazahstan, BNP Paribas

Peter Arp, Vice President, Uniper

Christos Papadopoulos, Regional Director Europe, Energy Exemplar

Attila Török, Head of Gas Exchange Services, Central European Gas Hub AG

Erol User, President, Turkgas

Chikako Ishiguro, Senior Analyst, Osaka Gas

Kristof Terhes, CEO, FGSZ

Teodora Georgieva, Executive Director, ICGB

Peter Kus, Deputy Director, Development Division, Gas-System

Alexander Yordanov, Member of Bulgarian Energy and Water Regulatory Commission

Ilona Vari, Head of EU Regulatory Affairs, MOL Group

Christian Filippitsch, Partner, Norton Rose Fullbright

Oliver Altenhoff, Head of Regulatory Affairs, Open Grid Europe

Marcus Willmann, Head of Legal Department, Gas Connect Austria

Elizabeth Oger-Gross, Partner, White & Case




Bulletin October 2017 Short Summary

BBSPA Monthly Bulletin October 2017

BBSPA October 2017 edition includes information about:

Oil & Gas Prices

  • Gas prices in Bulgaria and Romania
  • OMV refining margins

Gas Demand, Supply and Trade

  • Qatargas- Botas gas supply contract
  • Spot market in Romania

Legal and Regulatory Framework

  • New petroleum tax law in Lebanon
  • DEPA`s gas market dominant position


  • Egypt`s planned tenders
  • Eni`s interest in Offshore Greece
  • OMV Petrom, Exxon Mobile, Black Sea Oil & Gas and Romgaz`s plans in the Black Sea

Pipelines Projects and Supply Options

  • Shah Deniz 2 project update
  • Turkish Stream onshore development
  • ICGB tenders
  • Updates about Opal Pipeline, Nord Stream 2 and Yamal LNG


  • Gazprom antitrust case update
  • Total, BP activities update in Azerbaijan
  • DESFA tender’s second round update
  • Naftogaz`s supervisory board resignment
  • China`s energy acquisition of Rosneft shares

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