Chief Operating Officer

Jérôme Garcia has acquired over 22 years of experience in the oil and gas industry.

Jérôme joined Assala Energy in early 2017. His management and technical skills resulted in a consistently successful track record streamlining operations and optimizing production processes. Jérôme continues to implement and complete strategic development projects with on time and on budget delivery of new oil and gas infrastructures in both mature and green fields, with safety as the priority.

Prior to joining Assala Energy in 2017, Jérôme held a number of Director positions, including with Perenco and Dubai Petroleum. Jérôme has a solid multidisciplinary technical background and his wide experience in different international, social and cultural environments has taken his career to Gabon, Cameroon, Peru, the UK, Venezuela, Guatemala and Dubai.

Jérôme received a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering from French generalist engineering school Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Nancy, a Master’s degree in Petroleum Engineering from the French Petroleum Institute (IFP) in Paris and a certificate in Global Management from INSEAD business school in Paris.