A Talented Team

Elite Talent, Intense Focus, Proven Results

At Venari, our success as an offshore oil exploration company has come quickly, but it’s built upon decades of industry experience. Our elite team of explorationists, engineers and commercial specialists average 30 years of experience, including more than 10 years in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. And just as we perform as an ideal partner, contributing to the discovery and financing of prospects operated by larger companies, our team works together, collaborating, and complementary.

Board of Directors

Bob D. Abendschein

Chief Executive Officer

A. Richard Caputo, Jr.

Steven P. Evans

Peter R. Kagan

George E. Matelich

Khodor Mattar

Brian F. Maxted

John K. Rowan

EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM

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Bob D. Abendschein

Chief Executive Officer

SCOTT H. CORNWELL

Scott H. Cornwell

Senior Vice President, Commercial and Business Development

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Grant W. Dreger

Chief Financial Officer

JACK T. GREGORY

Jack T. Gregory

Senior Vice President, Subsurface

Adam B. Rubin

Adam B. Rubin

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

R. Cory Weinbel

R. Cory Weinbel

Senior Vice President, Development

Technical Leadership & Management Team

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James T. Basick

Senior Geophysical Advisor

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William H. Hart

Senior Geological Advisor

DAVID A. MCNAUGHTON

David A. McNaughton

Operations & Petrophysics Manager

Matt Sicinski

Matthew B. Sicinski

Vice President, Controller

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