Board of Directors

Darrell McKenna

Chairman and CEO
Darrell McKenna is the Chief Executive Officer of Oracle Energy and Chairman of the Board of Directors. He is a seasoned oil and gas executive with over 38 years of experience in the oil and gas industry working in various engineering and leadership roles. Mr. McKenna joined Oracle in 2014, and through his deep-rooted relationships in Texas Mr. McKenna was instrumental in acquiring Oracle's position and has been instrumental in laying out the development plan and technical strategy for Oracle's project.

Prior to joining Oracle Energy, Mr. McKenna held a number of senior leadership posts at Hess; Exploration & Production, President of Hess Australia where he was responsible for Exploration and Development of all assets in Australia. Mr. McKenna managed worldwide engineering drilling & completion operations as VP at Hess and Mobil. Mr. McKenna worked with Lewis Energy in San Antonio in a leadership role where he was charged with mapping the forward development plan for Lewis Energy's South Texas operation.

Mr. McKenna has extensive experience in production, field development and redevelopment, production enhancement and optimization in both onshore and offshore assets and has led technology organizations multiple times, and managed the Global drilling organization, including the Bakken resource play drilling team.

Mr. McKenna's major projects are Ubit redevelopment, Arun, Ceiba and the Okume Complex, Equatorial Guinea, and most recently the Jubilee and TEN projects in Ghana with Kosmos.

Mr. McKenna holds a degree in Petroleum Engineering degree (with honors) from the Montana School of Mineral Science and Technology (Montana Tech) in Butte, Montana. He is a hands on technical advocate that sets a pace for application of technology to create value for shareholders.

Art Green

Senior Advisor
Art Green is the Senior Advisor for Oracle Energy and a member of the Board of Directors. He is a seasoned oil and gas executive with over 40 years of experience in the industry in technical and leadership roles. Mr. Green has been with Oracle since 2008 and has recently been heavily involved in the development of the Texas opportunity.

Mr. Green's work history includes senior leadership responsibilities; as VP of Producing and Director for Mobil Oil Canada, President and General Manager for Mobil Equatorial Guinea, and Country Manager for Hess in Russia. He has extensive experience in facility engineering, project management, production management, development planning and implementation, P&L responsibility, and organizational change.

Mr. Green's major projects include organizational change leadership at Mobil Canada, development of Mobil's Zafiro Field in Equatorial Guinea including PSC negotiation, and implementation of Hess's JV in Russia.

Mr. Green holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Saskatchewan. He is a hands-on Manager with; technical, leadership, financial, and commercial skills.

Nasim Tyab

Capital Markets Strategist
Nasim Tyab is the Founder and Capital Markets Strategies for Oracle Energy Corp. Mr. Tyab is a businessman with a background in management, corporate development and public company finance. He has over 25 years of experience with public companies and has served as a director and senior officer of a number of public companies, principally in the minerals and energy sectors.

He has been the President of Oracle Energy Corp. since 2000 and was the President of Senco Sensors Inc from 1995 to 2001. Mr. Tyab was a co-founder and director of Mohave Exploration and Production Inc. from November 2006 to August 2010, an oil and gas company which had amalgamated with Porto Energy Corp raising $100 million.

Mr. Tyab received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Simon Fraser University in 1995.

Oracle has additional highly qualified people who will formally be joining the organization as funding plans are implemented.

James Ladner

Independent Director
James Ladner is a Zurich based professional Company Director and financial Consultant. He is a graduate of the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, in economics and business administration. He has served on the boards of Bank Austria Creditanstalt (Switzerland) and the Royal Bank of Scotland.