|Advanced Decision Analysis with Portfolio and Project Modeling - ADA|
|Petroleum Risk and Decision Analysis - PRD|
|Cost Management - CM|
|Strategic Thinking: A Tool-Based Approach - STT|
Discipline: Petroleum Business
Duration: 3 days
Instructor(s): John Scruton-Wilson
|This course is a hands-on case-based course focused on enhancing strategic thinking capabilities of decision makers in the oil and gas industry including those responsible for building and sustaining successful strategic plans. Participants are presented with several strategic tools for analyzing different aspects of the petroleum business from both a macro and micro perspective. There is a major emphasis on understanding how the petroleum industry has developed over the last 150 years including both successful and unsuccessful strategies that were used. This provides a basis for evaluating game changers that are now transforming the industry and positioning our businesses to maximize shareholder value. Case studies during this course provide opportunities for individualized and team-based learning. Teaching approach follows an iterative process of interactive discussions, application of materials, discussion of results, and re-application of materials to new contexts.|
Geologists, geophysicists, engineers, managers, and executives responsible for defining, assessing, and developing business alternatives and strategy in the petroleum industry.
You Will Learn:
MR. JOHN C. SCRUTON-WILSON is a founding faculty member of the BP Financial University responsible for developing and delivering finance and economic evaluation training throughout the BP organization. His leadership in negotiation was displayed by developing a consensus position with ExxonMobil and ConocoPhillips in agreements for the Alaska Gas Pipeline as well as shaping $20 billion of Federal Loan guarantees and tax benefits for the pipeline. He is experienced in project finance having completed agreements with the International Finance Corporation to finance a chemical plant expansion in Brazil and with Citibank to provide loans for gasoline retailers. He has established himself as a leader in the oil and gas industry by holding various management/leadership positions during his career. He has an MA in Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary, an MS in Agricultural Economics (major in Marketing) from Cornell University and an MBA in Finance and International Studies from the University of Chicago.
In-House Course Presentations
All courses are available for in-house presentation to individual organizations. In-house courses may be structured the same as the public versions or tailored to meet your requirements. Special courses on virtually any petroleum-related subject can be arranged specifically for in-house presentation. For further information, contact our In-House Training Coordinator at one of the numbers listed below.
Telephone 1- 832 426 1234
Facsimile 1- 832 426 1244
Public Course Presentations
How to contact PetroSkills:
1-800-821-5933 toll-free in North America or
Address P.O. Box 35448, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74153-0448, U.S.A