Mr. Dice is the former Chief Executive Officer of Norse Energy Corporation, ASA. He has also held executive and senior leadership positions in BP and Amoco including: Vice President Petro-technical Development, Performance Unit Leader for the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico, Exploration Manager and Commercial Manager. His 30 plus years of diverse international oil and gas industry experience enabled development of core expertise in Corporate Finance, Strategy, Business Development, Exploration and Development Geology. Mr. Dice holds an MBA in Finance, Strategy, and International Business from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, a Master’s Degree in Geology from Kent State University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Geology from Muskingum University. Throughout his career, Mr. Dice has lived in Houston, Chicago, London, Hong Kong and Orchard Park, New York. He is a citizen of the United States and currently resides in Houston, Texas. He is married and has two daughters and three granddaughters.
Mr. Ali has held senior technical and executive leadership roles in Amoco, BP, and Norse Energy over a career spanning more than 30 years. He has worked and lived in Trinidad, Houston, Scotland, Norway, and England. Mr. Ali is well versed in converting ambiguous business challenges into sharp business strategies and action plans that benefit all stakeholders. Mr. Ali received his Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of the West Indies in 1975, and an Executive MBA Diploma from Rice University Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business in 1995. He moved from BP to Norse Energy in 2010, then, since 2014, as Managing Member of Nazmark LLC, has been actively involved in identifying, funding and guiding start-up companies. Mr. Ali is a US citizen, resides in Houston, Texas, and is married with three children.