Chris joined Oranje-Nassau Energie B.V. as CFO in August 2012. Chris is a Reservoir Engineer, holding an MSc degree from Delft University of Technology. He started his career with ABN AMRO in the Amsterdam based Mergers & Acquisitions team, after which he spent a number of years with the bank’s Financial Recovery & Restructuring team, managing both Dutch and international special credits. He then moved to ABN AMRO in Russia (Moscow) where he was responsible for financing Russia´s largest energy and resources companies including Gazprom, Rosneft and Lukoil. In August 2008, Chris joined Gazprom Sakhalin Holdings B.V. in Amsterdam as Managing Director, where he built-up and led a team of oil & gas professionals responsible for managing Gazprom’s 50% interest in Sakhalin Energy Investment Company, to date the world’s largest integrated oil & gas project. During this period Chris also obtained an Executive MBA degree from SKOLKOVO Moscow School of Management.