Lynn Croas

Partner, Global Resources Trading and Investment

Lynn_Cross1Starting her first oil company in her early twenties and being in the oil business for 30 years, Lynn maintains global expertise in the oil and gas industry, both upstream and midstream. Her extensive experience includes the developing, directing and implementation of exploration and production projects with super majors to independent exploration companies in US domestic, Gulf of Mexico, North Sea and West Africa areas. Her heavy midstream experience includes the movement of oil products covering areas in the US, Africa, Middle East, India and Asia.

She has an in-depth understanding in determining project valuation methods, risk management and fiscal system design through asset valuation and division analysis. Her legal, economic and business strategies and designs allow for a broad range of joint venture and participation experience in relation to developmental projects and activities on an international level.

Her education studies include JD- US/LLB Hons. Univ. College London – EEC and Soviet law studies, MBA studies at Texas Women’s Univ, US, BSc – Univ of Southern MS, US. Lynn is an attorney and mediator. She sits in Directorship positions of several oil and gas companies in the US and UK. Has served on the US Presidential and Gubernatorial Advance Teams, and Senate Steering Committees. She served as Congressional Environmental Response Attorney for the Federal Banking Insurance Division handling some of it’s largest environmental cases in history. She maintains Board and Trustee positions on numerous cultural, charitable, foundations and trusts.