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Headquartered in Moscow, Russia, Panterra Group, LLC was founded in 2019. Panterra Group is an expert in oil and gas consulting at all stages of exploration – from interpretation of geological and geophysical data and reserve estimation to economic investment efficiency and risk analyses, as well as at stages of well drilling and field development.

Panterra Group team was built with active participation of the Russian CEN GEO Holding . Background of Panterra Group’s professionals includes over 200 projects of various complexity performed within and outside Russia, with overall experience and knowledge allowing for lower total cost of our projects.

Panterra Group’s multidisciplinary team of highly-qualified professionals is built specifically for each project subject to its targets and expected results, providing the Client with required high-quality product.

Panterra Group is focused on innovation development, higher projects’ economic efficiency, labor safety and social responsibility to employees.

Panterra Group is professionalism, commitment to continuous technical improvement for utmost results, which, from project to project, results in teamwork-based corporate and personal reputation.

The company is equipped with the state-of-the-art Synology server-based equipment, providing for data security and protection from most modern threats, including cryptoware.

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Aleksandr Plakhov

Director General, Panterra Group

Geophysicist, expert in geophysical methods of oil and gas field prospecting and exploration.

Extensive experience in application of seismics for prospecting, exploration and development of oil and gas fields, development of methods of comprehensive interpretation of geological and geophysical data for building detailed field models, expert review of geological and technical part of assets of a number of licensed areas for petroleum, investment companies and banks of RF.

Arrangement and performance of office seismic studies for seismic and geological and evaluation projects, support of drilling of various complexity both for Russian (subdivisions of PJSC “Gazprom”, PJSC “Gazprom neft”, PJSC “NK “Rosneft”, etc.), and foreign (Exxon Neftegaz Limited, the “Sakhalin-1” project operator, Sonatrach Association) companies. Author of 3 scientific publications. Member of international associations EAGE, SEG.

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Mikhai Yudin

Deputy Director General of Geology, Panterra Group

Significant experience in oil and gas geology for prospecting and exploration of oil and gas fields, reserve and resource evaluation, geology of natural reservoirs and 3D geological modeling, expert review of geological and technical part of assets of a number of licensed areas for petroleum, investment companies and banks of RF. Evaluated over 50 target zones.

Participation in major national and foreign projects for operator’s support of hydrocarbon field development and geological support of field development at all stages of operations, including for TNK-BP, Occidental Petroleum Corporation, Rosneft, etc. Extensive experience in management of multidisciplinary team for solution of comprehensive tasks of field geology. Participation in expert review of 3D geological field models under the contract with the Central Committee for Field Development, Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR CCFD). Author of 10 scientific and technical publications. Member of professional association EAGE.

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Deputy Director General of Development, Panterra Group, Ph.D. in Engineering Sciences

Expert of oil field development, including with the use of tertiary methods, namely, thermal method, in-situ combustion, polymer flooding. Ph.D in Engineering Sciences since 1982. Relevant professional experience of 41 years. Started his activities in All-Union Oil & Gas Research Institute (VNIIneft) as Lead Researcher, Manager of comprehensive program of Karazhanbas field development using thermal methods.

Worked with Petroaliance, directly compiling well work programs for LUKOIL, including candidate selection, development of well workover technology for Petroaliance workover crews, using water shut-off and conformance methods, side-tracking and fracturing jobs, with further day-to-day follow-up of performed operations.

Managed expert review projects for oil and gas producing assets (about 70) and development support for a number of fields in the Republic of Komi and Western Siberia.

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