Senior Advisor (Oil & Gas Africa)

Pascal KONNEH is a business development and engineering manager with 20 years of Oil & Gas industry experience across the entire Oil & Gas value chain with both Super Majors and leading NOCs. He has developed a reputation for disciplined execution and successful delivery of complex projects.

Pascal is the founder and Engineering Manager of Millennium Well Engineering, and recently facilitated the acquisition of a large offshore block in West Africa. Prior to that, he was responsible for managing Petrofac’s engineering projects at PEMEX in Mexico including the Lakach Deepwater gas development project. He also led the acquisition of new business.

Prior to that, Pascal was at Sonangol P&P where reversed the trend of drilling schedule and cost overruns and later served as Project Manager for Sonangol P&P’s first field development as operator.

Pascal started his oilfield career as a wireline engineer at Schlumberger, followed by almost ten years at BP and Shell with increasing responsibility in complex deepwater projects.

Pascal holds a Master of Science in Geophysics from the University of Göttingen, Germany, as a Friedrich Ebert scholar, as well as an MBA from Warwick Business School in  England.