Ricardo has over 20 years of experience in Oil & Gas operating and service companies with vast experience in both upstream and downstream projects. His background in industrial engineering, finance and economics enables him to provide strong analysis and leadership in financial planning, risk management, due diligence and strategy at the corporate level as well as the project level. Ricardo has a deep understanding of all phases of upstream planning and decision-making process. He was an IR officer for more than 5 years having participated in 25+ international conferences. He has worked on projects all over the world and has utilized his experience to develop and deliver finance, strategy and organization training programs focusing on energy projects.