Grant PetersenManaging Director
Grant Petersen is one of the founders of Pacific Hunt Energy. Mr Petersen has over 35 years of global entrepreneurial experience and has an extensive understanding of investing and dealing in emerging markets. Mr Petersen served as a Director of International Business Development for Holloman Corporation from 2008 – 2016 where he was responsible for exploring oil and gas investment. Prior to co-founding Pacific Hunt Energy, he was involved in numerous corporate ventures and businesses for Holloman which include oil and gas projects including Yukon and Alberta in Canada, Cooper Basin in Australia and highlands ExxonMobil project in Papua New Guinea. In his early career, Mr Petersen’s company Western Pacific Contracting was involved in road building, logging contracting and logistics in western Canada. Mr Petersen was a pioneer in Myanmar. He provides strong in-country leadership and has developed deep relationships with both the Myanmar government and its business community.
Tamara MakaryanMyanmar Country Manager
Tamara Makaryan has 12 years of experience in the upstream oil and gas sector with significant industry players such as PetroAlliance, the Schlumberger Group, and the Nobel Oil Group. In recent years, Ms Makaryan has led several multi-million dollar petroleum and mining projects in South East Asia and Africa. Her background provides the board of directors with broad expertise in legal and operational issues in Myanmar and internationally. Ms Makaryan holds a degree with Honors in Management and Law from Moscow State University of Instrument Engineering and Computer Science.
Girish Agarwal CFO
Mr Girish Agarwal is currently the Chief Financial Officer of Pacific Hunt Energy Ltd. He is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Financial Analyst, USA with extensive working experience of more than 18 years in Banking, Private Equity and Finance functions in Energy and Commodity Companies. Girish has diverse expertise across various functions including Risk Management, Finance & Business Strategy, Debt capital market, Private Equity and Corporate Restructuring. He is based in Singapore for the last 13 years and was a CFO of an SGX Mainboard-listed company for five years.