JERRY KOFI HINSON

  • Work Position: Director, Oil and Gas

Jerry is an Executive Director of MINECON, responsible for the Oil and Gas Business Unit. Jerry previously worked as a Petroleum Engineer    with Royal Dutch Shell in both onshore and offshore environments.

 In an International career spanning over 26 years, Jerry held various Petroleum Engineering and Technical Management roles in Shell Companies operating in UK North Sea, Onshore Nigeria, Deep Offshore Nigeria and Shallow Offshore Cameroun. Jerry has a demonstrable track record in delivering large CAPEX projects in Onshore and Deep-Offshore environment, including Bonga, Soku and Shearwater Fields; and has good exposure to the UK and West Africa business environment, including regulatory and commercial elements. Jerry has a wealth of expertise in Technical/Commercial Evaluation, Business Planning, Project Management, Asset Development, as well as Coaching & Development of Petroleum Engineering staff.

Jerry holds a BSc. Degree in Physics from KNUST; and MSc. Degree in Computer Science from University of London.

His Professional training includes:

Technical:   All Royal Dutch Shell Foundation & Advanced Technical Training Programs/Courses.

Commercial: Opportunity Framing, EP Business Economics, Petroleum Risks and Decision Analysis, Managing the EP Business, Negotiating Skills, Global Personal & Business Skills Portfolio, and World Fiscal Systems for Oil & Gas

Leadership: Middle Level Leadership Program (Shell), Group Business Leadership Program (Shell)