Oil and Gas Exploration in Africa

The Company


Robert Nicolella

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Robert Nicolella is the financial director of Hosken Consolidated Investments Limited (HCI), a company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). He serves on the boards of a number of JSE listed subsidiaries of HCI, including Southern Sun and Frontier Transport Holdings. Prior to joining HCI in 2011 he was employed by Investec Bank Limited for seventeen years, most notably in the capacity as Head of Corporate Banking and subsequently Head of Private Banking for the Western Cape. Robert holds a Bachelor of Accounting Science and Honours in Accounting Science. He has been registered as a Chartered Accountant CA (SA) with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants since 1994. In 2010, Robert attended the Harvard Program for Leadership Development.

Mr. Nicolella has been Chief Executive Officer of Africa Energy Corp. since June 2023. He is not a member of the Board or any of its committees.

Jeromie Kufflick

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Jeromie Kufflick is a Chartered Accountant and has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Saskatchewan. Mr. Kufflick has over 20 years of experience focused in the oil and gas industry and is the former Controller for Africa Oil Corp. and Trican Well Service Ltd.

Mr. Kufflick has been Chief Financial Officer of Africa Energy Corp. since September 20, 2011. He is not a member of the Board or any of its committees.