Management

Extensive experience of the regional oil and gas sector

Michael Lewis - Chief Executive Officer
Michael Lewis has over 35 years’ experience as an exploration geologist, working with partners including both major and independent oil and gas companies, and including 10 years’ experience in Poland. Prior to founding Discovery Global LLC in 2012, he acted as Chief Geologist to AIM-listed 3Legs Resources plc, and was previously VP Exploration at Lyco Energy, where he initiated the development of the giant Bakken shale oil play in 1999. He graduated in Geology from Denison University, Ohio.
Ron Crow - Chief Operating Officer
Ron Crow has 40 years of operations experience, managing drilling and completion operations involving all types of wells and working in Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Hungary, Moldova, France, Spain, Kurdistan, Russia, Morocco and Colombia as well as in the US. Before joining the Discovery Global group, he acted as Chief Operating Officer of San Leon Energy plc. He holds a BSc in Chemical Engineering from Auburn University, is a Member of the SPE and a past Chairman of the Gulf Coast Management Committee.
Alexander Fraser - Chief Financial Officer

Alexander Fraser has 10 years’ experience in the international oil and gas industry, having acted as Chief Financial Officer of AIM-listed 3Legs Resources plc before joining the Discovery Global group in 2015. He also has 10 years’ experience in investment banking in Central and Eastern Europe, working for financial institutions including JP Morgan and Deutsche Bank. He graduated from Magdalen College, Oxford and is a qualified barrister.