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Vanoil Energy appoints Aaron D'Este as president, CEO

Staff writer | Vancouver, BC, Canada | September 24, 2012
Vanoil EnergySeptember 24, 2012, Vancouver, BC, Canada - Vanoil Energy, an oil and gas company, announced the appointment of Aaron D'Este as president and chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors.
Mr. D'Este was one of the original foundation investors in Cove Energy Plc with onshore and offshore African holdings recently acquired by PTT Exploration and Production. In 2011, Mr. D'Este co-founded Azimuth and he spent a number of years in the oil services industry with Schlumberger culminating as President of "Slickline" a $500 million global unit.

He was founder of the external investment arm of the geophysical company Petroleum Geo-Services. He co-founded and managed a private equity fund within Simmons and Company, and he was a Principal of and managed Booz Allen Hamilton's private equity business within the energy sector. Mr. D'Este has worked in many oil producing regions including Africa, Australia, Thailand, Indonesia, Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Syria, Iraq and Iran.

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