Management Team

Abhi Manerikar

Director of Exploration


Abhi has over 28 years experience in a variety of geologic settings, exploration plays, and basin types and has successfully explored for hydrocarbons on every continent except Antarctica. He is a registered Professional Geophysicist and has held a variety of technical and management positions including Chief Geophysicist with Crestar Energy and Gulf Canada, Exploration Manager Canadian Frontiers with Conoco, Vice President Global Portfolio, and Vice President Exploration in Norway and Peru with Talisman Energy.

In addition to his geophysical and management experience in both exploration and development projects, he has helped implement probabilistic risk analysis and portfolio management, led global peer review teams and championed play-based exploration strategy in a number of basins.

Mr. Manerikar holds a BSc Geophysics (Hon), University of Calgary.