She is a multi-skilled and talented professional, with a track record of managing complex projects in different terrains.
She manages as well stakeholders’ expectations, taking full responsibility to ensure that project objectives and deliverables are met on schedule. She holds a BSc in Biotechnology from the University of Houston Downtown and is Agile Certified Product Manager and Product Owner Credential (ACPM) certified.


Founder and CEO of ProjePlan Services LLC

With more than 30 years of experience in the development of major projects around the world for companies such as Total Energies, Shell Oil, GE Energy, ABB, and various EPC companies. Ada Lewis has acquired a great reputation for her ability to lead and negotiate internationally. She masters the identification of risks, mobilization, management, compliance with quality standards and the reduction of project costs.


Group Executive Director of Monitoring & Evaluation in the African Guarantee Fund (AGF) group.

David is a professional with over 20 years of global experience, including 10 years of managing investment transactions, managing relationships with financial institutions and development partners in Africa. He has also organized and led audit and consulting assignments for large multinational companies with Deloitte (Paris and Houston) and PwC (New York).

Ileana Ferber

CEO and founder of Colibri Business Development LLC

CEO and founder of Colibri Business Development LLC, a consulting firm focused on helping public and private sector energy entities find solutions to ensure their projects maximize local economic development. Ileana had a 24-year career with ExxonMobil before going independent as a consultant. She is a Local Content Subject Matter Expert (SME) who provides advice on local content policies and regulations.

Pricila BEHOS

SCM Professional, MCIPS.
Secretary General of CABEF

She has 15 years’ experience in the Oil & Gas industry, working for multinational companies Pecten Cameroon Company (Shell) in Human Resources and Operations Departments (Logistics), and in Addax Petroleum Cameroon Company S.A. (a Sinopec group company) as Procurement Specialist. In 2018 she was member of the organising committee of ‘The Next Wave’ program at Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) Houston -Texas, a program for young professionals in the Oil & Gas. Former President of Addax Petroleum Douala Employees Association (APDEA) for 4 years and former Vice President of Cameroon Rugby Female Committee. She is passionate about Negotiation and Leadership.



Formerly served as the Executive Director for surface facilities engineering and projects delivery with M&L Engineering. He is a results oriented professional with extensive experience in the oil and gas industry. He has work for the state of Louisiana’s local chapter of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (2008) he worked as chemical engineering consultant for SONAGAS EG (2010). Since 2013, Yanick has been working as Lead Process Engineer and offshore Projects Delivery Lead Engineer for Addax Petroleum Cameroon, a SINOPEC company. Now he is working on a Master’s of Science in Artificial Intelligence for oil and gas process/production optimization. He was tapped for the CAPS project to develop the project’s scope, lead the feasibility studies and partner through an international bidding process to bring this project to financial closure.


Deputy General Manager & Director of Corporate Services in ADDAX PETROLEUM Group in Cameroon

She distinguished herself by her remarkable career in several important positions such as, consultant in geomatics and computer cartography at the Ministry of Mines, Industry and Technological Development / CAPAM of Cameroon, she reached the level of « Reservoir Geologist  » and received the Medal of the National Order of Merit of Cameroon from His Excellency Paul BIYA, President of the Republic of Cameroon, in 2021.

Katia Mounthault-Tatu

Director of Public and Institutional Relations of CHEVRON Congo

Katia Mounthault-Tatu have 20 years experience in upstream oil and gas industry. Worked as a Corporate Affairs Manager for a major IOC overseeing partners relations, Public and Government affairs and social investment strategy in the Republic of Congo.


manager of SESVA S.L

Manager of social projects for the last 15 years, specialized in working with and for young people at risk of social exclusion. She worked as a project manager, child protection officer and CSR coordinator for international agencies, companies, and personal social projects. Sese has worked for private, national and international organizations such as UNICEF, UNDP and WHO. She was also invited to participate as youth expert on the III National Economic Forum in E.G (2019). She made a great contribution for the creation of the first Youth Centre in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea (E.G) 2020. Now, she runs SESVA Gestion Sociocultural S.L a U.K company with delegations in Equatorial Guinea and Spain.


Country Manager at Tower Resources Cameroon S.A

He is Petroleum Geoscientist with a wide range of experience which includes: Geology Interpretation, 2D and 3D Interpretation, prospect generation with volumetric Calculation, and great Managerial skill. He has been able to conduct important negotiations between oil & Gas companies and Local Authorities. he have a strong critical analysis approach of assessing problems to bring a solution at the technical and managerial levels. He have been involved in setting up and conducting with success multi-million US dollar projects for two British oil & Gas companies from their establishment to the production phases and minimum budget and high standard of professionalism and managerial expertise. He has a good understanding of international oil/ petroleum legislation.


Experienced Manager in the Petroleum Services Sector

He is O&G a Technical expert and Professional Manager. He has 24 years experience in the O&G Energy services with a great focus on Sub Sahara Africa. He has Help operators to develop resources in full compliance of the regulation and in a sustainable way.


Experienced Manager in the Petroleum Services Sector

Claudel is a financial expert, a chartered professional accountant in Québec, Canada, with over 20 years of experience. He is the founder of Citi Consulting a firm specialized
in on demand CFO services, ranging from performance management, financing, cash management, internal control, tax, etc. He has been CFO in infrastructures, in charge of defining and executing efficient financial strategies, notably at Enercon Canada (a German OEM in the wind industry) and Nouvelle Autoroute 30 in the framework of a PPP with the Quebec Ministry of Transportation.


Financial Expert Committed to Regional Integration in Energy and Hydrocarbons in Central Africa

Advisor to the President of the Republic of Gabon, he monitors economic and financial issues as well as relations with the main development partners. Glenn Nguema has approximately 12 years of professional experience in the public sector and development assistance. He has held positions of responsibility in international organizations (COSUMAF), in the public and parapublic sector (Poste Bank, CAON, ARTF, … ) which have enabled him to acquire an excellent knowledge of the environment of international aid programs as well as the procedures of the main partners (European Union, AFD, BDEAC… ). As Director of Finance/Contracts and Audits for FED National Authorizing Officer Support Unit, he coordinated the financial components of FED-funded projects covering several development issues in Gabon. He has embarked on an entrepreneurial career in the mining and resources sector with the launch of VIENNE MINING in 2021 and GIE MAKORA GRANITE in 2022


General director of LNG2AFRICA