Amer Mahmood

General Manager Production Technology

Amer Mahmood joined Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) as General Manager Production Technology on August 1, 2016.

Mahmood has over 25 years of diversified experience in the upstream petroleum industry, mainly with Eni S.p.A., in managing well operations, including workovers/drilling, completions, artificial lift, sand control and hydraulic fracturing.      

Starting off his career with Petrolog, a local oil and gas service company, in 1991, Mahmood moved on to join Eni Pakistan Limited in 1998 as Senior Operations Engineer. In 2004, he was posted abroad to oversee Eni’s international portfolio at various locations, including Nigeria, Congo and Egypt. During this time, he managed overall land, swamp, offshore and sub-sea wells operations.

Prior to joining PPL, his last assignment with Eni was in Milan as Global Operations Coordinator for North Africa, Iraq and Pakistan.

Mahmood holds a postgraduate diploma in Petroleum Engineering from Heriot-Watt University, UK and a bachelor’s degree in the same discipline from University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore. He has attended various national and international training programmes in health, safety and environment and drilling operations. Besides, he has also presented several technical papers at conferences organized by Society of Petroleum Engineers, Pakistan and international chapters.