Introduction

Bonmont Energy Sàrl is a Swiss-based consulting company specialised in the upstream sector of the petroleum industry.

The extensive experience of the associate members provides the company with valuable insight into government licensing, marketing, and regulating; country risk analysis and screening; new ventures; and service company international business development.

The experience of its management includes projects with governments and national regulatory bodies in running licensing rounds, redrafting petroleum laws, regulation & taxation and negotiation of licenses. As International Pavilion country coordination director for the American Association of Petroleum Geologists' assistance was given during eight years to over 60 countries promote their upstream investment opportunities.

The company has also advised the United Nations Conference for Trade & Development (UNCTAD) in creating a common natural resource data initiative between African countries. Its management has worked six years for a Chinese national oil company advising on competitor intelligence and business development.