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Our Story

Every business has a beginning.

We started by focussing on our #1 Competitive Advantage, which is our Deal Framing and Marketing services.

This ensures you are approaching your Divestment in a methodical and well informed manner, and also includes a quick turnaround bespoke Marketing Flyer and Information Memorandum Service that we believe is second-to-none.

Our Approach

Our mission is to help you do better Global Upstream Oil & Gas Asset deals.

We are able to provide any or all elements of the Technical and Commercial support you need for your deal. Whether Acquiring or Divesting assets, we can help at any stage of the process from up-front Framing through to Negotiating and then Completing the deal.

Our Lead Associates have hands-on experience across the full range of Corporate, Subsidiary and Asset transactions, from farm-in/out, royalty deals to sale & purchase, across the full Upstream life-cycle and have successfully completed deals in the UK, Continental Europe and the Middle-East.

Should negotiations require gentle support to get them back on track, our experience also allows us to provide your team with expert support during mediation discussions.

Virtual Oil & Gas Company

Through our close relationships with other subject matter experts, we are also able to provide or introduce you to a wide range oil & gas company functions. This enables us to deliver a greater breadth of experience, create synergies resulting from interaction with our known and trusted associates, ensure a quicker turnaround and safeguard quality control. Functions include:

Core Areas

Strategy & Portfolio Management

Legal & Regulatory

Economics & Tax

Operated & Non-Operated Commercial, including:

·         Joint Development & Unitisation Agreements

·         Joint Venture Agreements

·         Midstream Infrastructure Agreements

·         Decommissioning Agreements

Other Areas

Metering & Hydrocarbon Allocation

Geoscience & Reservoir Engineering

Drilling & Completion Engineering

Project Management

Production Technology

Facilities, Operations & Maintenance

 

 

Meet the Team

Each of our Associates who work under the "Framing to Completion" brand are carefully chosen. Each Associate will invoice separately for the services they provide.

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Mike Rowley

Lead Associate

Over thirty years of broad experience in the Energy Industry, covering Upstream E&P (including Shell), the Offshore Services Sector, Electricity Distribution and latterly Regulation.

An engineer by background supplemented by an MBA to become a highly successful Commercial Deal –Maker, passionate about identifying commercial opportunities, negotiating and delivering deals and managing joint ventures. A natural ability to bring people together and a leadership style that demonstrates thoroughness and a hands-on approach to project management and business.

Led projects at all stages of the Upstream Oil & Gas life-cycle from farming out exploration prospects, negotiating deals to tie-back offshore fields to existing platforms to innovating the commercial structure for late-life enhanced oil recovery using carbon capture and storage.

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Graeme Marks

Lead Associate

Over thirty years of broad Upstream Oil & Gas experience gained mainly with Shell, the later part of which comprises fifteen years in Business Development / M&A roles with both major international operating companies and independents.

A petroleum geologist by background, (C.Geol, FGS), with strong technical and commercial acumen, particularly in Exploration and Commercial/Business Development, Negotiations and Deal Delivery coupled with effective stakeholder management skills through exposure to multi-regional/cultural experience over a variety of jurisdictions.

Led a variety of technical and commercial projects across UKCS, Norway, Russia, Kazakhstan, Iraq, Gulf Regions and more recently on global unconventional resource plays. Also worked for Enterprise Oil as BD Manager, Kerr McKee, Oxy and Elf in exploration/production geology roles.

GRACE SCOTT ENERGY SOLUTIONS LIMITED

We can seamlessly integrate our services with GSES Ltd. They are an Oil & Gas Consultancy, with offices in Aberdeen and Groningen, the Netherlands. They specialise in HCA Consultancy and System Integration. They were formed in 2016 by a number of business colleagues and have built strategic partnerships with multiple HCA vendors and consultants to expand their growth. GSES Ltd have vast experience in upstream Oil & Gas operations and Hydrocarbon Accounting IT System implementations, around the globe. GSES Ltd directors have an average of 20 years Upstream Oil & Gas experience. They also have a proven track record of working with some of the largest Oil & Gas Operators in the world. Their low cost model reflects both the current market conditions and maximising economic recovery for their and F2CS clients.

EZ Dataroom

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We can also seamlessly integrate our services with EZDataRoom (part of Zebra Data Sciences) who provide both physical and virtual data rooms to efficiently showcase your assets to the global marketplace.

Next Steps...

Download and read our flyer here: F2CS Flyer

Make contact with one of our Lead Associates for a no-obligation discussion. We would be pleased to arrange to meet and help you take the first steps towards your successful Acquisition or Divestment.