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Enhancing Capital Productivity &

Operational Excellence in Low Price Environment

The business of oil & gas is multifaceted, technically complex, highly capital intensive and often confronted with potential risks and uncertainties. Today’s oil companies are dealing with ever increasing levels of complexity, low price environment and competition. The innovative technologies in the recovery of oil are also changing the landscape of petroleum industry. Integration of refining and petrochemicals to achieve greater efficiencies is yet another critical factor in the business. Managing international supplies, investment decision-making, refining and trading of oil & gas require several cross-functional skills. To thrive in the current environment, managers and professionals must continually expand their business knowledge and sharpen their skills. This program is designed to achieve this goal in a time efficient manner. 

This 5-day oil & gas program highlights the critical aspects of global oil economics, strategic planning, decision-making, and thereby, enhancing oil & gas capital productivity and operational excellence to thrive in a low price environment. 




 Training Schedule 

Learning Objectives

Key Learning Objectives

  • Understand the many complex management issues presently confronting the international petroleum economy


  • Strengthen your understanding of the business economic aspects of the oil industry


  • Master the critical skills necessary for investment decision-making in the petroleum industry 


  • Learn the multi-talent skills and success factors in the oil & gas exploration, production, transportation, refining, sales & marketing, trading, project financing, investment analysis, risk mitigation, and decision-making


  • Learn from Reservoir Simulation Models, Refinery Simulation Systems, Crude Oil Trading Model to improve understanding of
    decision-making tools used in the oil & gas industry to maximize profits, and manage risk and uncertainties.

Who Should Attend

  • C-Level Executives

  • Upstream and Downstream Managers

  • Corporate Planners

  • Strategic Planning Analyst

  • Investment Bankers

  • Economist

  • Engineers, Geologists, and Geophysicists

  • Environmental and Safety Engineers

  • Financial Analyst
  • Investment Analyst
  • Auditors
  • Regulators
  • Sales Managers
Course Facilitator


Mr. Hameed Siddiqui is the President of Prescience Energy Consulting Inc., USA. He was the former Head of Marketing Services Division, Crude Oil Sales & Marketing, as well as Assistant to Vice President of Marketing in Saudi Aramco. Hameed is also the former Chairman of Society of Petroleum Engineers, Los Angeles Section, USA.

Hameed specializes in Oil & Gas Business Management, which includes Future Energy Trends, Identifying Critical Success Factors in Upstream and Downstream businesses, Supply Chain Value Management, Heavy and Unconventional Oil & Gas, International Oil Supply, Sales & Marketing, Trading, Risk Management, Petrochemicals, Designing Progressive Fiscal Tools in Contracts and Negotiations, and NOC-IOC Synergy.

 Hameed Siddiqui 

Oil & Gas Industry Expert

Hameed holds a Double-Master’s Degree from Stanford University (USA) i.e., MS in Petroleum Engineering and MS in Business Management, and Bachelors in Chemical Engineering/Refining from the IIT-Varanasi, India. He is a certified Supply Chain Manager (CSCM, USA). After starting his career in the enhanced oil recovery research project sponsored by the US Department of Energy at Stanford University Petroleum Research Institute, Hameed moved into corporate planning (at Getty Oil / Texaco), specializing in the investment analysis of oil, gas, M&A, and diversified businesses.

This was followed by 30 years with Saudi Aramco, working at various projects in the US, UK, Germany, Egypt, & Saudi Arabia supporting management of oil & gas, international operations, strategic planning and petrochemical business. In the various roles he held in the company, he has conducted global crude oil sales and marketing. He has supported Saudi Aramco’s strategic planning, development of worldwide oil business, oil refineries, petrochemicals, and international joint ventures.

Hameed has published technical papers on Supply Change Management, Enhanced Oil Recovery, Integrated Planning, and Reservoir Modelling in the oil & gas industry. He is a member of SPE, AIChE, IAEE, and ASHRM. He was also honored as a President’s Scout with the prestigious certificate of merit and good conduct from the President of India, Mr. V.V. Giri. Hameed has trained/consulted in petroleum and petrochemical industries in worldwide locations. He has also presided in several international oil & gas petroleum conferences and seminars as Keynote Speaker, Expert Panel Member, Training Director, and Symposium Director.

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Public Training

Early Bird Discounts

Register 2 months prior

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Group Discounts

3 or more delegates

5 or more delegates

10% Savings

20% Savings

Original Price

USD $4950

In-House Training

Have a team to train?

Have a requirement to run the course internally?


Hold an in-house course at your convenience, with customised course outlines and specific industry case studies. We can adapt this training to meet your exact needs.

Contact us to find out more!

Aleksandar Nikolovski

Professional Development Advisor

+44 20 7193 6404

Why Causal Capital


Competency training is a new and targetted way to deliver not just knowledge but know how to attendees that maximises their learning.


We lift the technical competency profile of staff so that they can make a true commercial difference to the companies they work for.

Nina Singh | Causal Capital Product Inteligence

Causal Capital has a really strong reputation for delivering quality training programs where participant learning lasts years after the knowledge transfer has begun.  We develop cutting edge masterclasses that addresses the real business problems our attendees face in their day to day work. Our learning is enjoyable, highly instructive, practical and easy to follow and we lift CV of our candidates to a best practice technical level.

  • All programs are hands onpractical and easy to follow

  • Materials are available in hard and electronic format

  • Attendees gain lifetime membership to portal libraries

  • Technical aspects are explained with real life examples

  • All our programs come with post workshop support

  • Real problem solving - Bring your business problem along

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