About Jura

Management Team

Shahid Hameed

Interim Chief Executive Officer, President and Director

Qualifications: Master of Sciences in Petroleum Geology from University of The Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan

Business Experience: Mr. Hameed has served as Director and Chief Executive Officer of SEPL since June 2009. He has over 30 years of experience in exploration and development geology, and in the management of E&P projects. From 1977 to 1997, Mr. Hameed worked as an exploration, well site, and development geologist and petrophysicist with the Pakistan national oil company, OGDCL. Prior thereto, Mr. Hameed served as Manager of Data Services at the Schlumberger Computing Centre in Islamabad from 1998 to 2001. From January 2002 to May 2004, he served as General Manager of Rally Energy Pakistan Ltd., evaluating the hydrocarbon potential of the Safedkoh EL Block and delineating three drillable prospects. In May 2004, Rally Energy Pakistan Ltd., was acquired by Dewan Group, with Mr. Hameed becoming Chief Operating Officer of Dewan Petroleum Private Ltd. During his tenure as COO, the company discovered hydrocarbons at Rodho (Salsabil) and commenced drilling on Afiband Structure, and also acquired five exploration acreages in the Indus Basin of Pakistan.


Nadeem Farooq

Chief Financial Officer

Qualifications: Chartered Accountant

Business Experience: Mr. Farooq has served as the Chief Financial Officer of SEPL since February 2008. Prior to joining SEPL, Mr. Farooq was employed with A.F. Ferguson & Co. (a PricewaterhouseCoopers member firm) where he managed accounting, tax planning and audits for various domestic and international oil & gas concerns from May 2005 to January 2008. He brings with him significant expertise in finance and sector specific economics.