Northwood’s Board Of Directors

Dr. Yaakov Mimran
Dr. Yaakov Mimran
Chairman of the Board and Regulation Manager

Dr. Mimran was the head of the Natural Resources Administration in the Ministry of National Infrastructures and acted as the mining and petroleum commissioner. Dr. Mimran holds a PHD from Leeds University as well as a Master of Structural Geology and Rock Mechanics from the University of London.

Jacques Sebag
Jacques Sebag
Northwood CEO

Mr Sebag served as the enthusiastic entrepreneur behind the establishment of several successful ventures and projects, prior to this Mr Sebag was involved in the management and implementation of large multi-national humanitarian projects in the middle east and in the foundation of local branches of well-known global companies, Mr Sebag has a strong Marketing and Management background and specializes in Maritime shipping and International Logistics. Mr Sebag is involved since 2008 in the management of Oil and Gas projects, he was appointed as a the CEO of Northwood Exploration in 2011 and is since then responsible for the development of the Israeli Oil Shale Project.

Andrew Rowe
Andrew Rowe
Casella Wines Legal Advisor

Mr. Rowe is a lawyer since 1998 and the principal of law firm Cappello Rowe Australia since 2011 with a special interest in natural resources. Mr. Rowe holds a Bachelor of Law and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand and a Master of Corporate and Commercial Law from the University of New South Wales, Australia. Mr. Rowe was Admitted as a lawyer in New Zealand (1996) and Australia (1998).

Avi Balin
Avi Balin
Director

Graduate of the Tel Aviv University Management Training Program – MBA Kellogg Recanati. With extensive experience in the energy market, served as CEO of Geoglobal Resources Israel, managed an Israeli team from a number of fields for the operator in two offshore drillings, was responsible for providing assistance and support to the drilling contractor, served 24 years as a fighter pilot in the Israel Air Force.

Irit Shadar Tobias
Irit Shadar Tobias
Director

Has over 20 years’ experience as the Chief Legal Officer, and member of the executive management in some of the largest public companies in Israel, and in the energy sector in particular, including Delek Group (1999-2017), VP and General Counsel of Delek Drilling and Avner Oil Exploration during the most significant sequence of gas discoveries. Has a proven track record in commercial aspects, capital market, regulation and energy. Holds an LL.B from the Hebrew University, and an LL.M from Bar-Ilan University. Serves as a VP at OPC Energy and as a director of public companies.

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