Andreas Kyriacou: Senior Associate
Andreas focuses on PGD Strategy’s relationships and business development in the oil and gas sector and contributes to client assignments in that and related sectors, including in relation to specialist energy risk management and insurance businesses.
He has worked for major international contractors including Saipem, Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR) and more recently Petrofac in senior corporate positions including engineering, project management, commercial, business development and supply chain management. He has worked mainly in London, with time in Paris where he was Commercial Director for Saipem’s LNG business unit and in Greece where he was Regional Manager for KBR’s SE Europe Infrastructure business unit.
Between 2006 and 2012 Andreas was the Managing Director of a mid-size engineering consultancy with offices in London, Aberdeen, Stavanger and Cairo. He helped prepare and steer the company to eventual acquisition by Petrofac (UK), a FTSE 100 company. During his time in Petrofac Andreas also worked on the development of SPV models for co-investment and execution of North Sea developments with small-medium size operators as part of an initiative following the Wood Review (Maximising Economic Recovery from the UKCS 2014).
Andreas is currently also a senior advisor and consultant to IO Oil and Gas, a new consultancy set up by GE Oil and Gas in response to the crisis in the oil and gas sector to meet the challenge of changing the way the industry prepares for and executes major CAPEX projects. He also maintains close links with UCL, where he graduated in Civil Engineering in the capacity of Industry Panel Advisor to the undergraduate and postgraduate courses and is also a Director of the UK-Cyprus Enterprise Council.