Francis Sommer (Partner)
Mr Sommer is responsible for the technical evaluation of new business opportunities and of L1 Energy's existing portfolio.
Prior to joining L1 Energy, Mr. Sommer was a Partner at Pamplona Capital Management Energy Team based in London, Executive Vice-President Technology and Senior Vice-President of Technology and Operations at TNK-BP based in Moscow (2005 – 2013) and held Executive technical/managerial positions at BP in North America, South America and Europe (1986 – 2005). Mr. Sommer graduated from New York University (USA) with a Bachelor Degree in Physics and from the University of Texas at Austin (USA) with a Master’s Degree in Petroleum Engineering. Mr. Sommer is a Director at Nobel Oil E&P UK Limited and also a Director at Central European Petroleum Ltd.