SPE Asia-Pacific Regional Technical Advisory Committee

Regional Technical Advisory Committees have been created across the globe to identify relevant topics for local events throughout SPE’s operating regions.

Each region’s Technical Advisory Committee’s membership is representative of SPE’s seven technical disciplines and has a diverse geographical and company representation.

Chairman 

Rahimi Ab Wahab, PETRONAS

Vice-Chairmen 

Mohamad Kamal Hamdan, PTT Exploration & Production PLC

Douglas Finley, Independent Consultant

Completions 

Douglas Finley, Independent Consultant

Kevin Lay, NauticAWT Energy Solutions

Giftan Febrian Pribadi, Abu Dhabi Oil Onshore Company (ADCO)

Drilling 

Rahimi Ab Wahab, PETRONAS 

Mohd Abshar Mohd Nor, PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd

Gary Ong Swee Hong, PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd

Praisont Prasertamporn, PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd

Kuhanesapathy Thavaras Pathy, PETRONAS Carigali Brunei

Salim Taoutaou, Schlumberger

Health, Safety, Security, Environment & Social Responsibility 

Leong Weng Fei, Baker Hughes

Production & Operations 

U Than Win, Daewoo International Corp Myanmar E&P

Zamri Abd Ghapor, ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Malaysia Inc.

David Tobing, Pertamina Hulu

Liu He, Research Institute of Petroleum Exploration & Development (RIPED)

Ray Johnson, Unconventional Reservoir Solutions

Projects, Facilities & Construction 

Saiful Azuan Abdul Aziz, Vestigo Petroleum Development Solutions

Reservoir Description & Dynamics 

Mark Stone, Department of Natural Resources and Mines

Maike Willuwei, Emerson

Lalitha Seelam, Gaffney, Cline and Associates

Lan Mai Cao, HCM University of Technology (HCMUT)

Izaz-ul Haque, Oil Search Limited

Rahim Masoudi, PETRONAS

Mohamad Kamal Hamdan, PTT Exploration & Production PLC

Nipatsin Yimyam, PTE Plus Co. Ltd

Helena Wu, Santos Limited

Henricus Herwin, Total E&P Indonesie

Mike Zuber, Independent Consultant

Young Professional Representatives 

Izaz-ul Haque, Oil Search Limited

Praisont Prasertamporn, PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd

Kuhanesapathy Thavaras Pathy, PETRONAS Carigali Brunei