"Make it Monday" co-hosted by the Alaska Chamber
Due to a canceled flight, Mark Finley is unable to speak at today's forum.
VP, Commercial Ventures, BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc., will be presenting a shortened version of the BP Statistical Review and he will also talk about Prudhoe Bay past and future.
For 65 years, the BP Statistical Review of World Energy has provided high-quality objective and globally consistent data on world energy markets. The review is one of the most widely respected and authoritative publications in the field of energy economics used for reference by the media, academia, world governments and energy companies. A new edition is published every June.
Damian was named Vice President of Commercial Ventures in January 2017. In this role he oversaw the streamlining of the Alaska leadership team and realigning responsibilities for AK LNG, Midstream and OBO under a single leader.
Prior to his current role, Damian was the business development director for AK LNG. He was also the head of finance for Res Dev, GPO and OBO (2011) and strategy and planning manager (2006 – 2009). He began his career with ARCO subsidiary Vastar in 1998. Since then he has held a variety of positions with increasing responsibility in the areas of economics, planning, performance management and business development in Houston, Moscow, Jakarta and Anchorage.
Damian earned his undergrad in economics and a Juris Doctorate from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. He also earned an MBA in Finance from the University of St. Thomas in Houston.
He is active in the Anchorage community and is the co-chair of the “90% by 2020” community effort dedicated to achieving and sustaining a 90% high school graduation rate or higher.