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Paramaribo, Suriname
4-7 June 2024

Staatsolie - SEOGS



Rekha Bissumbhar

Rekha Bissumbhar

Upstream Director, Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname N.V.

Prior to becoming the Director Upstream, Rekha held several management positions within Staatsolie in the past 23 years. She started in 1999 with field development planning as a Geologist and moved to manage the Production Operations in 2006. The past 10 years she filled in the management roles of Production Manager, Exploration Manager, Exploration & Development Asset Manager, Production Asset Manager, Deputy Director Onshore Upstream (2020) and Director Upstream (Dec 2020- current).

Rekha holds an Executive MBA from the IMD Business School of Switzerland (EMBA), a master’s degree (MBA) in Management & Accounting from the Maastricht School of Management with specialization in Risk Management, a Postgraduate in Petroleum Technology, from the Technical University of Delft, Netherlands, and a bachelor’s degree in Geology from the Anton de Kom University of Suriname.